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Spells Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; perhaps a variant of Spell.

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


Similar surnames: Spell, Sells, Pells, Selle, Skeels, Ells, Eells, Spens, Pella, Stelle

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Spells Family Origin

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Spells Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Baker Etc

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Baker & Confectioner

    5%

In 1881, the most common Spells occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 14% of Spells's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Baker Etc and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spells. A less common occupation for the Spells family was Baker & Confectioner.

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Spells Historical Records

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Spells Life Expectancy

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