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Windell Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Windle. Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements vind ‘wind’ + the common suffix -ell, from Latin -elius.

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


Similar surnames: Lindell, Kindell, Widell, Rundell, Wadell, Sundell, Tindell, Wisell

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Windell Family Origin

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Windell Family Occupations

What did your Windell ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Windell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Domestic Serv

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Windell family was Domestic Serv. The most common Windell occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 20% of Windell's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Windell.

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Windell Historical Records

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Windell Life Expectancy

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