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Thorsell Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements Thor, name of the Norse god of thunder (see Thor) + possessive -s- + the common adjectival suffix -ell, from Latin -elius ‘descendant of’. Alternatively, Thors may represent a place name formed with Tors-, as for example Torshälla.

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


Similar surnames: Thornell, Thorell, Torell, Forsell, Nordell, Thoren, Tyrrell, Norell

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Thorsell Family Origin

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Thorsell Family Occupations

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Thorsell Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Thorsell Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2002, in the United States, Thorsell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Thorsell in 1954 was 56, and 76 in 2002.

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