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Woodell Name Meaning

variant of Wooddell. topographic name for someone living on a wooded hill, from Middle English wudu ‘wood’ + hyll ‘hill’, or a habitational name from any of various minor places named Woodhill.

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


Similar surnames: Wooddell, Woodhull, Woodall, Waddell, Goodall, Odell, Gorrell

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Woodell Family Origin

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Woodell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Woodell family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodell. The most common Woodell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Woodell's were Farmers.

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Woodell Historical Records

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Woodell Life Expectancy

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