Aspinwall Family History

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Aspinwall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in the parish of Ormskirk, Lancashire called Aspinwall (also Asmall), from an Old English word æspen ‘growing with aspen trees’ + wæll(a) ‘stream’. There has probably also been some confusion with another Lancashire habitational surname, Aspinhalgh, the second element of which is Old English halh ‘nook’. According to Einar Haugen, the Norwegian family name Asbjørnsen has been assimilated to Aspinwall in America.

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

Similar surnames: Siddall, Sidwell, Tindall, Cornwall, Aspinall, Sandall, Arnall

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Aspinwall Family Origin

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Aspinwall Family Occupations

What did your Aspinwall ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Aspinwall. 3% of Aspinwall men worked as a General Labourer and 51% of Aspinwall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aspinwall were Iron Turner (retired) and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Clerk In Holy Orders
  • Iron Turner (retired)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Duties
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Aspinwall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Aspinwall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aspinwall 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 Aspinwall. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Aspinwall. For the veterans among your Aspinwall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aspinwall Life Expectancy

What is the average Aspinwall lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Aspinwall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Aspinwall in 1943 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

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