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Rodwell Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Anglia): apparently a habitational name from an unidentified place, perhaps named with the Old English personal name Hroda (see Rodney) + Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Rowell, Rockwell, Bridwell, Roswell, Tidwell, Kidwell, Foxwell

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Rodwell Family Origin

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Rodwell Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Rodwell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Rodwell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Rodwell family was Bricklayer. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rodwell.

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Rodwell Historical Records

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Rodwell Life Expectancy

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