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Chadwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Chadwell St. Mary in Essex or Chadwell in Leicestershire, both named with Old English cald ‘cold’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Compare Caldwell.

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


Similar surnames: Shadwell, Caldwell, Bradwell, Cordwell, Claywell, Caswell, Haswell

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Chadwell Family Origin

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Chadwell Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Boot Maker

    4%
  • Builder

    4%
  • Builder (Employing 12 Men)

    4%

In 1881, the most common Chadwell occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 8% of Chadwell's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Boot Maker and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chadwell. A less common occupation for the Chadwell family was Builder (Employing 12 Men).

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Chadwell Historical Records

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Chadwell Life Expectancy

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