Allwell Family History

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Allwell Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Elwell, Caldwell, Colwell, Halliwell, Ashwell, Adwell, Olwell, Lowell

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Allwell Family Origin

Where is the Allwell family from?

Allwell Family Occupations

What did your Allwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carter, Commercial Clerk and Congregational Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allwell. A less common occupation for the Allwell family was Corporation (B) Labourer. The most common Allwell occupation in the UK was Carter. 20% of Allwell's were Carters.

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  • Carter

  • Commercial Clerk

  • Congregational Minister

  • Corporation (B) Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Allwell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Allwell Historical Records

What Allwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Allwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Allwell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 351 immigration records available for the last name Allwell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 181 military records available for the last name Allwell. For the veterans among your Allwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Allwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Allwell lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Allwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Allwell in 1964 was 78, and 91 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Allwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Allwell ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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