Wardwell Family History

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Wardwell Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Wardle or a habitational name from a place called Wordwell in Suffolk, probably named with an Old English wride ‘bend’ + well ‘stream’.

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

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Wardwell Family Origin

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Wardwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wardwell. A less common occupation for the Wardwell family was Carpenter. The most common Wardwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Wardwell's were Farmers.

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Wardwell Historical Records

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Wardwell Life Expectancy

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