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Tidwell Name Meaning

English: reduced form of Tid(e)swell, a habitational name from Tideswell in Derbyshire, so named from the Old English personal name Tidi + Old English wella ‘spring’.

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


Similar surnames: Kidwell, Twidwell, Sidwell, Bidwell, Rodwell, Bridwell, Birdwell

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Tidwell Family Origin

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Tidwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Tidwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Tidwell's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tidwell. A less common occupation for the Tidwell family was Keeping House.

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Tidwell Historical Records

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Tidwell Life Expectancy

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