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Cromwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Nottinghamshire and West Yorkshire named Cromwell, from Old English crumb ‘bent’, ‘crooked’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Crowell, Bromwell, Creswell, Colwell, Bramwell, Rodwell, Trowell

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Cromwell Family Origin

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Cromwell Family Occupations

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  • Cab Driver

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Boatman (Barge)

    2%
  • Bookbinder

    2%

In 1881, Cab Driver, Labourer and Boatman (Barge) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cromwell. The most common Cromwell occupation in the UK was Cab Driver. 4% of Cromwell's were Cab Drivers. A less common occupation for the Cromwell family was Bookbinder.

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Cromwell Historical Records

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Cromwell Life Expectancy

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