Edgell Family History

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Edgell Name Meaning

English: probably from the Old English personal name Ecgwulf, meaning ‘sword wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Edghill, Reddell, Elwell, Edgett, Ewell, Ledwell, Adwell, Edel, Dell

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Edgell Family Origin

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Edgell Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Edgell family was Carpenter. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edgell. The most common Edgell occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Edgell's were Coal Miners.

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Edgell Historical Records

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Edgell Life Expectancy

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