Nowell Family History

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Nowell Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Noel.

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


Similar surnames: Newell, Yowell, Sowell, Lowell, Rowell, Vowell, Jowell, Bowell

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Nowell Family Origin

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Nowell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Cotton Weaver

    3%
  • Charwoman

    2%

In 1881, the most common Nowell occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Nowell's were Farmers. Farmer, Annuitant and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nowell. A less common occupation for the Nowell family was Charwoman.

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Nowell Historical Records

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Nowell Life Expectancy

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