First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Wassell

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

S is for serious, not always joking.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

E is for eager, let's get started!

L is for luster, your shine.

L is for love, your love of life!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wassell

Corydon McAlmont Wassell is a military person.


Richard was born on November 14th, 1880 in Tipton. He left this life in 1949.


Kim Wassell is a soccer player for the West Bromwich Albion F.C., Worcester City F.C., Northampton Town F.C., Aldershot Town F.C., Hull City A.F.C., Swansea City A.F.C., Vaasan Palloseura, Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C., Gresley F.C., Shrewsbury Town F.C., Bollklubben-46, IF Gnistan, and PK-35 V. Kim was born on June 9th, 1957 in Wolverhampton.


Harold Wassell is a soccer player for the Brierley Hill Alliance F.C., Birmingham City F.C., Bristol Rovers F.C., and Queens Park Rangers F.C. Harold was born on September 21st, 1879 in Stourbridge, England.


Albert was born on June 14th, 1892 in Aston. He passed away on April 27th, 1975.


Alan was born on April 15th, 1940 in Fareham.


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Popularity of Wassell as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wassell U.S.
  White 97.36% 64.26%
  African American 0.70% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.70% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wassell

People with the last name Wassell are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Wassell

  • How Popular is the name Wassell? As a last name Wassell was the 32,079th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Wassell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wassell is Friday, October 22nd, 1880.
  • How unique is the name Wassell? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wassell. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wassell: Your name in reverse order is Llessaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Essllaw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wassell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 719 people with the last name Wassell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wassell? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wassell as their last name since less than 1 person in 417k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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