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Corwell Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from Cornwell in Oxfordshire, which in early medieval records is sometimes written without the -n-, for example Corwelle (see Cornwell).

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


Similar surnames: Cornell, Cornwell, Cowell, Cordwell, Colwell, Corbell, Cordell

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Corwell Family Origin

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Corwell Family Occupations

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  • Seaman

    50%
  • Charretier

    17%
  • Clergman

    17%
  • Ship Captain

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Corwell family was Ship Captain. Seaman, Charretier and Clergman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corwell. The most common Corwell occupation in Canada was Seaman. 50% of Corwell's were Seamans.

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Corwell Historical Records

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Corwell Life Expectancy

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