Otwell Family History

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Otwell Name Meaning

English (Oxfordshire): from a personal name based on Old French Otuel.

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

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Otwell Family Origin

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Otwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Physician

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Otwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Otwell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Otwell. A less common occupation for the Otwell family was Carpenter.

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Otwell Historical Records

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Otwell Life Expectancy

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