Angwin Family History

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Angwin Name Meaning

Cornish: nickname for someone with white hair or a pale complexion, from Cornish gwnn ‘white’ + the definite article an. English: regional name for someone from Anjou, France (see Angevine).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Cagwin, Langin, Anglin, Unwin, Mangin, Alwin, Agin, Ingman, Tangen

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Angwin Family Origin

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Angwin Family Occupations

What did your Angwin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Angwin family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Angwin occupation in the UK was Tin Miner. 15% of Angwin's were Tin Miners. Tin Miner, Tin Dresser and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Angwin.

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  • Tin Miner

  • Tin Dresser

  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Angwin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Angwin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Angwin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Angwin. 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 421 military records available for the last name Angwin. For the veterans among your Angwin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Angwin Life Expectancy

What is the average Angwin lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Angwin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Angwin in 1945 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Angwin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Angwin 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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