Buell Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Bowell. Dutch: occupational name for a hangman.

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


Similar surnames: Bull, Bell, Bodell, Quell, Bill, Hell, Euell, Buel, Duell, Buehl

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Buell Family Origin

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Buell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Servant

    11%
  • Traveller

    11%
  • Clerk

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Buell family was Clerk. The most common Buell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Buell's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Traveller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buell.

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Buell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Buell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Buell in 1941 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buell

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