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Dorrell Name Meaning

English (chiefly Worcestershire): variant of Darrell.

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


Similar surnames: Borrell, Correll, Dovell, Morrall, Horrell, Morrell, Orrell, Darrell

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Dorrell Family Origin

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Dorrell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    2%
  • Brass Founder

    2%

In 1881, the most common Dorrell occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Dorrell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dorrell family was Brass Founder. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dorrell.

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Dorrell Historical Records

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Dorrell Life Expectancy

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