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Towell Name Meaning

Irish (County Waterford): variant of Toole.

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


Similar surnames: Dowell, Tyrell, Nowell, Vowell, Bowell, Jowell, Rowell, Lowell

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Towell Family Origin

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Towell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Brick Mason

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Towell family was Brick Mason. The most common Towell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Towell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Towell.

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Towell Historical Records

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Towell Life Expectancy

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