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Caswell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Dorset, Northamptonshire, and Somerset named Caswell, from Old English cærse ‘(water)cress’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Carswell, Haswell, Banwell, Cogswell, Doswell, Cranwell, Cantwell

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Caswell Family Origin

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Caswell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • School

    9%
  • Scholar

    9%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1881, the most common Caswell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Caswell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Caswell family was Farming. Farmer, School and Scholar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caswell.

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Caswell Historical Records

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Caswell Life Expectancy

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Famous Caswell Family

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