Tassell Family History

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Tassell Name Meaning

probably a habitational name from Tessel in Calvados. nickname for someone thought to resemble a hawk in some way, from Middle English tassel ‘tercel’, ‘male hawk’ (Old French tiercel).

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


Similar surnames: Vassell, Wassell, Hassell, Trussell, Bissell, Rassel, Rossell

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Tassell Family Origin

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Tassell Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Brickmaker

    3%

In 1881, the most common Tassell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Tassell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Tassell family was Brickmaker. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tassell.

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Tassell Historical Records

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Tassell Life Expectancy

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