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Cadwell Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: variant of Caldwell. Perhaps also an Anglicized variant of Welsh Cadwallader.

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


Similar surnames: Cardwell, Caldwell, Cauldwell, Caudell, Adwell, Chadwell, Caddell

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Cadwell Family Origin

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Cadwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Potter

    14%
  • Servant

    14%
  • Brick Layer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Cadwell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Cadwell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cadwell family was Brick Layer. Farmer, Potter and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cadwell.

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Cadwell Life Expectancy

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