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Waddel Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Waddell or Weddle.

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


Similar surnames: Waddell, Weddel, Waddle, Waddey, Twaddell, Hadden, Weddell, Riddel

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Waddel Family Origin

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Waddel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • School

    13%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1881, the most common Waddel occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Waddel's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waddel. A less common occupation for the Waddel family was Blacksmith.

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Waddel Historical Records

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Waddel Life Expectancy

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