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Origins of the Atwells surname

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About the Atwellses

We have a total number of 124 records for people with the last name Atwells.

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Where do most Atwellses live?

In 1921, most Atwellses lived in Northern Ireland.


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Interesting facts about Atwellses

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We have 124 records for the Atwells surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Atwellses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Atwells first names?

  • George
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Atwellses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Atwellses in 1921
Dressmaker

3

Seamstress

2

Barge Builder

1

Beer Seller

1

Blacksmith Wife

1

Common Male occupations for Atwellses in 1921
Barge Builder

3

Tailor

3

Blacksmith

2

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1

Agricultural (Labr)

1

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