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Wassell Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from a place in Worcestershire named Wasthills, from Old English weardsetl ‘guardhouse’.

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

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Wassell Family Origin

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Wassell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Greens Brickyard

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wassell family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Greens Brickyard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wassell. The most common Wassell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Wassell's were Farmers.

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Wassell Historical Records

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Wassell Life Expectancy

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