Lell Name Meaning

German: descriptive nickname from the Swabian word lell, läll ‘twisted mouth’.

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


Similar surnames: Gell, Hell, Dell, Lill, Bell, Nell, Well, Lull, Tell, Mell

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Lell Family Origin

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Lell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Cook Hotel

    8%

In 1880, the most common Lell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Lell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lell. A less common occupation for the Lell family was Cook Hotel.

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Lell Historical Records

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Lell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Lell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lell in 1961 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lell

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