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Snowball Name Meaning

English (northeastern): from Middle English snow ‘snow’ + ball. The second element may refer to a streak or lock of hair, or it may mean a bald patch. The surname therefore originated as a nickname for someone with a patch of white hair or a pale bald patch, amid dark hair.

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


Similar surnames: Showell, Dowdall, Newhall, Stegall, Sorrell, Southall, Nowak, Trowell

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Snowball Family Origin

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Snowball Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Works In Tobacco Factory

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

In 1880, the most common Snowball occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Snowball's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Works In Tobacco Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snowball. A less common occupation for the Snowball family was Coal Miner.

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