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Dorrell Name Meaning

English (chiefly Worcestershire): variant of Darrell.

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


Similar surnames: Borrell, Correll, Dovell, Morrall, Horrell, Morrell, Orrell, Darrell

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Dorrell Family Origin

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Dorrell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dorrell. The most common Dorrell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Dorrell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dorrell family was Keeping House.

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Dorrell Historical Records

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Dorrell Life Expectancy

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