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Kardell Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kardel, a metonymic occupational name for a wool carder, from a Rhineland dialect word, Karde ‘thistle’, dried thistle heads having originally been used to comb and clean (i.e. card) wool. topographic name from Kardel, Rhineland dialect for a steep hillside path hewn out of the rock.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cardell, Martell, Cordell, Karpel, Gardell, Korell, Kandell, Wadell

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Kardell Family Origin

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Kardell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Bookkeeper

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Saloon Keeper

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kardell family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Bookkeeper and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kardell. The most common Kardell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kardell's were Farmers.

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Kardell Life Expectancy

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