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Bodell Name Meaning

English (Midlands): of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Beadle. Swedish: from bod ‘small hut’ + -ell, a frequent suffix of surnames, from the Latin adjectival ending -elius. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Bodelle, an occupational name for a beadle. Compare Bittel.

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


Similar surnames: Boden, Torell, Odell, Dovell, Bodwell, Brodell, Bedell, Bowell

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Bodell Family Origin

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Bodell Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Plumber

    7%
  • Bricklayer

    5%
  • Crate Maker

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bodell family was Crate Maker. The most common Bodell occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Bodell's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Plumber and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bodell.

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Bodell Historical Records

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Bodell Life Expectancy

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