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Widell Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements Wid-, an element of uncertain meaning (see Widman) + the adjectival suffix -ell, a derivative of Latin -elius.

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


Similar surnames: Windell, Wisell, Wadell, Lindell, Kindell, Rydell, Rudell, Bodell

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Widell Family Origin

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Widell Family Occupations

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  • Shipping Agent

    100%

In 1881, the most common Widell occupation in the UK was Shipping Agent. 100% of Widell's were Shipping Agents.

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Widell Historical Records

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Widell Life Expectancy

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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