Biswell Family History

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Biswell Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Boswell, Dixwell, Bissell, Wiswell, Bidwell, Sidwell, Kidwell

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Biswell Family Origin

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Biswell Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    36%
  • Agr Laborer

    9%
  • Bricklayer

    9%
  • Overseer Serv Clerk Post Office

    9%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Agr Laborer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biswell. The most common Biswell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 36% of Biswell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Biswell family was Overseer Serv Clerk Post Office.

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Biswell Historical Records

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Biswell Life Expectancy

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