Dimsdale Family History

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Dimsdale Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Dimsdale, a place in Staffordshire, possibly named from Middle English dimple ‘dip in the ground’ + dale ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Dinsdale, Drysdale, Ragsdale, Dugdale, Hinsdale, Dowdall, Lonsdale

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Dimsdale Family Origin

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Dimsdale Family Occupations

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  • Assistant Overseer

    13%
  • Dividends

    13%
  • Dress Maker

    13%
  • Justice Of The Peace D L

    13%

In 1881, the most common Dimsdale occupation in the UK was Assistant Overseer. 13% of Dimsdale's were Assistant Overseers. A less common occupation for the Dimsdale family was Justice Of The Peace D L. Assistant Overseer, Dividends and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dimsdale.

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Dimsdale Historical Records

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Dimsdale Life Expectancy

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