Arwood Family History

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Arwood Name Meaning

English: variant of Harwood.

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

Similar surnames: Alwood, Harwood, Harewood, Arrowood, Earwood, Kerwood, Garwood

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Arwood Family Origin

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Arwood Family Occupations

What did your Arwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Arwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Arwood's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Arwood family was Carpentr. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arwood.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Carpentr


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

Arwood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Arwood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arwood 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 322 immigration records available for the last name Arwood. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Arwood. For the veterans among your Arwood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Arwood lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Arwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Arwood in 1959 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arwood 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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