Roswell Family History

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Roswell Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name from an unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Rodwell, Croswell, Rowell, Doswell, Boswell, Oswell, Foxwell, Rossell

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Roswell Family Origin

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Roswell Family Occupations

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  • Shoe Maker

    13%
  • Wardrobe Dealer

    13%
  • Breasome Cap Factry

    7%
  • Chemist & Druggist

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Roswell family was Chemist & Druggist. The most common Roswell occupation in the UK was Shoe Maker. 13% of Roswell's were Shoe Makers. Shoe Maker, Wardrobe Dealer and Breasome Cap Factry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roswell.

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Roswell Historical Records

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Roswell Life Expectancy

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