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Haswell Name Meaning

English (chiefly Northumberland): habitational name from a place named Haswell, notably the one in County Durham, which is named from Old English hæsel ‘hazelnut tree’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Harwell, Caswell, Hassell, Farwell, Hipwell, Banwell, Shadwell

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Haswell Family Origin

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Haswell Family Occupations

What did your Haswell ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Haswell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Joiner

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Haswell occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Haswell's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Annuitant and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haswell. A less common occupation for the Haswell family was Bricklayer.

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Haswell Historical Records

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Haswell Life Expectancy

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