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Origins of the Udell surname

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About the Udells

We have a total number of 1791 records for people with the last name Udell.

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Where do most Udells live?

In 1921, most Udells lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Udells

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We have 1,410 records for the Udell surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Udells most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Udell first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Udells

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

Common Female occupations for Udells in 1921


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Domestic Servant


General Servant Domestic




Common Male occupations for Udells in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Farm Hands


Able Seaman


General Labourer


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