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Origins of the Beddell surname

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About the Beddells

We have a total number of 710 records for people with the last name Beddell.

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Where do most Beddells live?

In 1921, most Beddells lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about Beddells

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 620 records for the Beddell surname. The oldest one dates back to 1893.

Who were Beddells most likely to marry?

Bidwell Or Bidell Or Bidle Or Biddle Or Bedwell Or Beddells



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What are the most common Beddell first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Beddells

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

Common Female occupations for Beddells in 1921
General Servant


Domestic Servant


Dress Maker




Nil Married


Common Male occupations for Beddells in 1921


Agricultural Labourer




Coal Miner


Coal Miner Hewer


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