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Vassell Name Meaning

English: status name for a servant or nobleman who was under the protection of a king or powerful lord, Middle English, Old French vassal (Late Latin vazallus). In the U.S. this is a mainly southern name.

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


Similar surnames: Vessell, Tassell, Hassell, Wassell, Castell, Vassallo, Bissell

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Vassell Family Origin

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Vassell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hostler

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Hostler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vassell. The most common Vassell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Vassell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vassell family was Laborer.

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Vassell Historical Records

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Vassell Life Expectancy

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