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Towell Name Meaning

Irish (County Waterford): variant of Toole.

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


Similar surnames: Dowell, Tyrell, Nowell, Vowell, Bowell, Jowell, Rowell, Lowell

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Towell Family Origin

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Towell Family Occupations

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  • Scholar

    29%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Machinist

    14%
  • Servant

    14%

In 1881, the most common Towell occupation in Canada was Scholar. 29% of Towell's were Scholars. A less common occupation for the Towell family was Servant. Scholar, Farmer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Towell.

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Towell Historical Records

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Towell Life Expectancy

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