Sadwell Family History

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Sadwell Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sidwell, Shadwell, Adwell, Cadwell, Kidwell, Maxwell, Sewell, Bagwell

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Sadwell Family Origin

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Sadwell Family Occupations

What did your Sadwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gwr Checker Retired and Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Sadwell. 50% of Sadwell men worked as a Gwr Checker Retired and 34% of Sadwell women worked as a Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sadwell were India Rubber Spring Worker Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gwr Checker Retired
    50%
  • India Rubber Spring Worker Retired
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Duties
    34%
  • India Rubber Worker (tennes Ba
    34%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sadwell Historical Records

What Sadwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 135 census records available for the last name Sadwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sadwell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 5 immigration records available for the last name Sadwell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 7 military records available for the last name Sadwell. For the veterans among your Sadwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sadwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Sadwell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sadwell ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sadwell

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