Woodell Family History

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Woodell Name Meaning

variant of Wooddell. topographic name for someone living on a wooded hill, from Middle English wudu ‘wood’ + hyll ‘hill’, or a habitational name from any of various minor places named Woodhill.

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


Similar surnames: Wooddell, Woodhull, Woodall, Waddell, Goodall, Odell, Gorrell

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Woodell Family Origin

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Woodell Family Occupations

What did your Woodell ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Brass Tube Maker

    33%
  • Optical Brass Tube Maker

    33%
  • Retired Tobacco Manfr

    33%

In 1881, Brass Tube Maker and Optical Brass Tube Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Woodell. The most common Woodell occupation in the UK was Brass Tube Maker. 33% of Woodell's were Brass Tube Makers. A less common occupation for the Woodell family was Retired Tobacco Manfr.

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Woodell Historical Records

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Woodell Life Expectancy

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Famous Woodell Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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