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Ramsell Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Probably an altered spelling of German Rams(e)l, Dutch Ramsel, a habitational name from Ramsel in Antwerp province, Belgium; a group of people migrated from there to Swabia in 1570. In some instances the German name may have derived from a nickname for a roguish person.

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


Similar surnames: Ramsdell, Rassel, Rammel, Rosell, Ansell, Bramwell, Ramseur, Tassell

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Ramsell Family Origin

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Ramsell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Car Conductor

    6%
  • Carriage Smith

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ramsell family was Carriage Smith. The most common Ramsell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Ramsell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Car Conductor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramsell.

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Ramsell Life Expectancy

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