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Arundel Name Meaning

habitational name from a place in West Sussex, seat of the Dukes of Norfolk, named Arundel, from Old English harhune ‘horehound’ (a plant) + dell ‘valley’. (of Norman origin): nickname for someone supposedly resembling a swallow, from Old French arondel, diminutive of arond ‘swallow’ (Latin hirundo, confused with (h)arundo ‘reed’).

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


Similar surnames: Rundell, Brandel, Brunell, Runkel, Gruner, Kunkel, Rubel, Aubel

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Arundel Family Origin

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Arundel Family Occupations

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  • Em. Clerk

    60%
  • Contractor

    20%
  • Dress Maker

    20%

In 1881, em. Clerk and Contractor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Arundel. The most common Arundel occupation in Canada was Em. Clerk. 60% of Arundel's were Em. Clerks. A less common occupation for the Arundel family was Dress Maker.

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Arundel Historical Records

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Arundel Life Expectancy

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