Amell Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Canadian Hamel.

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

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Amell Family Origin

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Amell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carriage Maker

    6%
  • Foreman

    6%

In 1881, the most common Amell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 19% of Amell's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carriage Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amell. A less common occupation for the Amell family was Foreman.

Source: Census data for Amell | Data not to scale

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Amell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Amell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Amell in 1954 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amell

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