Fussell Family History

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Fussell Name Meaning

English (Bristol): of uncertain derivation; perhaps a Norman metonymic occupational name for a spinner or a maker of spindles, from Old French fusel ‘spindle’ (Late Latin fusellus, a diminutive of classical Latin fusus). Americanized spelling of German Füssel, a diminutive of Fuss.

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


Similar surnames: Russell, Mussell, Bissell, Trussell, Vessell, Futrell, Castell

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Fussell Family Origin

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Fussell Family Occupations

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  • Carter

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Horse Dealer

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fussell family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Fussell occupation in the UK was Carter. 2% of Fussell's were Carters. Carter, Coal Miner and Horse Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fussell.

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Fussell Historical Records

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Fussell Life Expectancy

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