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Chadwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Chadwell St. Mary in Essex or Chadwell in Leicestershire, both named with Old English cald ‘cold’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Compare Caldwell.

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


Similar surnames: Shadwell, Caldwell, Bradwell, Cordwell, Claywell, Caswell, Haswell

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Chadwell Family Origin

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Chadwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chadwell. A less common occupation for the Chadwell family was Carpenter. The most common Chadwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Chadwell's were Farmers.

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Chadwell Historical Records

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Chadwell Life Expectancy

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Famous Chadwell Family

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