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Sewell name meaning

First Name
442
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
22k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Sewell mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Sewell

User Submitted Origins

English
50%
Hebrew
36%
African
7%
Scottish
7%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Sewell means "Victory".
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International Interest
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Wiktionary
  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Sewell

Notable Persons Named Sewell

Sewell Chan

Sewell was born on August 29th, 1977 in Manhattan.

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Sewell Stokes

Sewell was born on November 16th, 1902. He left this life on November 2nd, 1979.

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Sewell Prescott Moody

Sewell was born in 1834. He breathed his last breath on November 4th, 1875.

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Sewell Collins

Sewell was born in 1876. He died in 1934.

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Sewell Jones

Sewell was born on February 21st, 1897 in Roswell, New Mexico, U.S. He died on March 6th, 1981.

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Sewell A. Peterson

Sewell was born on February 28th, 1850. He passed away on September 20th, 1915.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sewell

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sewell

Rufus Sewell

Rufus Sewell is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1993 to present. Rufus was given the name Rufus Frederik Sewell on October 29th, 1967 in Twickenham, England.

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Grace

Grace is a hip hop soul musician. Grace was given the name Grace Sewell .

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Danny Brown

Danny Brown is an alternative hip hop rapper and rapping. Their most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Danny was given the name Daniel Dewan Sewell on March 16th, 1981 in Detroit. Danny is also known as Dee Luciano and Daniel Duane Sewell.

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Conrad Sewell

Conrad Sewell is a pop music and soul music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 2012 to present. Conrad was given the name Conrad Ignatius Mario Maximilian Sewell on March 31st, 1988.

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Terri Sewell

Terri was born on January 1st, 1965 in Huntsville, Alabama.

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Brian Sewell

Brian Sewell was an art critic, journalist, and art dealer. Brian was born as the child of Peter Warlock on June 15th, 1931 in London, England, UK. He left this life on September 19th, 2015.

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  • Anna Sewell
    Writer
  • Joe Sewell
    Baseball Player
  • Shane Sewell
  • Henry Sewell
    New Zealand Legislative Council
  • Luke Sewell
    Baseball
  • William Joyce Sewell
    Reconstruction Era
  • Brad Sewell
  • Heather Jansch
    Sculpture
  • Elizabeth Missing Sewell
  • Jonathan Sewell
    Lawyer
  • Jameel Sewell
    Football Player
  • Geoffrey David Sewell
    Recording Artist
  • Harley Sewell
    Football Player
  • Tom Sewell

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sewell U.S.
  White 69.47% 64.26%
  African American 24.23% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.65% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.64% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.61% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.40% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sewell

People with the last name Sewell are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Sewell

  • How Popular is the name Sewell? Sewell is the 18,069th most popular name of all time. As a last name Sewell was the 1,614th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sewell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 442 babies born with the first name Sewell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sewell to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sewell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1896 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sewell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sewell is Friday, April 28th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Sewell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sewell was in 1924 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Sewell: The name spelled backwards is Llewes. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lelwes. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sewell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 22,294 people with the last name Sewell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sewell? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Sewell as their last name.
  • Sewell name meaning

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