Caddell Family History

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Caddell Name Meaning

Welsh: from an Old Welsh personal name, Cadell, formed with Welsh cad ‘battle’. It was popular in the Middle Ages as a result of the fame of Cadell ab Urien, a 7th-century saint who founded the chapel of Llangadell (‘church of Cadell’) in Glamorgan. The surname is also found in Scotland and Ireland; in Scotland it is a variant of Calder.

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


Similar surnames: Waddell, Cattell, Adwell, Cadwell, Castell, Adell, Wadell, Sandell

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Caddell Family Origin

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Caddell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Caddell family was Laborer. The most common Caddell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Caddell's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caddell.

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Caddell Historical Records

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Caddell Life Expectancy

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