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Thorell Name Meaning

Swedish: compound name from the personal name Thor + the common surname ending -ell, which is from the Latin adjectival ending -elius. French (Huguenot): variant spelling of French Thorel, a pet form of Thore 3.

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


Similar surnames: Torell, Thorsell, Thornell, Thore, Thoren, Norell, Orell, Torello

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Thorell Family Origin

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Thorell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Watch Maker

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Thorell family was Watch Maker. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Thorell. The most common Thorell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Thorell's were Farmers.

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Thorell Historical Records

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Thorell Life Expectancy

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