Saffell Family History

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Saffell Name Meaning

English: from an Anglo-Scandinavian personal name, S?fugul, from Old Norse sæfogl ‘seabird’, ‘cormorant’. Though not recorded as a personal name in Scandinavia, it did become common in England after the Norman conquest.

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


Similar surnames: Axtell, Saffer, Mansell, Adwell, Arkell, Hartell, Raffel, Saffel

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Saffell Family Origin

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Saffell Family Occupations

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  • Auctioneers Accountant

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Cement Laborer

    14%
  • Distillers Mang Clerk

    14%

In 1881, Auctioneers Accountant, Blacksmith and Cement Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Saffell. A less common occupation for the Saffell family was Distillers Mang Clerk. The most common Saffell occupation in the UK was Auctioneers Accountant. 14% of Saffell's were Auctioneers Accountants.

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Saffell Historical Records

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Saffell Life Expectancy

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