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Lowell Name Meaning

English: variant of Lovell, derived from Anglo-Norman French lou ‘wolf’ + the diminutive suffix -el.

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


Similar surnames: Lovell, Bowell, Lobell, Mowell, Rowell, Vowell, Nowell, Jowell

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Lowell Family Origin

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Lowell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lowell family was Carpenter. The most common Lowell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Lowell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lowell.

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Lowell Historical Records

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Lowell Life Expectancy

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