Askworth Family History

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Askworth 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: Ashworth, Hackworth, Markworth, Alworth, Worth, Hepworth, Walworth

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Askworth Family Origin

Where is the Askworth family from?

Askworth Family Occupations

What did your Askworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Askworth occupation in the UK was Brickmaker. 33% of Askworth's were Brickmakers. Brickmaker and Colliery Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Askworth. A less common occupation for the Askworth family was Railway Clerk.

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  • Brickmaker

  • Colliery Labourer

  • Railway Clerk


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

Askworth Historical Records

What Askworth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 350 census records available for the last name Askworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Askworth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Askworth

Passenger List

There are 423 immigration records available for the last name Askworth. 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 17 military records available for the last name Askworth. For the veterans among your Askworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Askworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Askworth lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Askworth 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 Askworth

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