Askwell Family History

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Askwell 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: Ashwell, Aswell, Oswell, Sewell, Haskell, Asbell, Haswell, Caswell

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Askwell Family Origin

Where is the Askwell family from?

Askwell Family Occupations

What did your Askwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Gen Lab and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Askwell. The most common Askwell occupation in the UK was Gen Lab. 50% of Askwell's were Gen Labs.

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  • Gen Lab

  • Labourer


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

Askwell Historical Records

What Askwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 47 census records available for the last name Askwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Askwell 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Askwell. 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 7 military records available for the last name Askwell. For the veterans among your Askwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Askwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Askwell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Askwell 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Askwell

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