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Barwick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Barwick, for example in Norfolk, Somerset, and West Yorkshire, from Old English bere ‘barley’ + wic ‘outlying farm’, i.e. a granary lying some distance away from the main village. North German: habitational name from a place called Berwick, near Soest, in Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Harwick, Warwick, Hardwick, Beswick, Berwick, Bewick, Garrick, Brick

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Barwick Family Origin

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Barwick Family Occupations

What did your Barwick 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 Barwick. 18% of Barwick men worked as a General Labourer and 70% of Barwick women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barwick were Lorry Driver and Unpaid Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    18%
  • Builders Labourer
    7%
  • Incapacitated
    6%
  • Lorry Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    70%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    4%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Unpaid Household Duties
    2%

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

Barwick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Barwick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barwick 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Barwick. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Barwick. For the veterans among your Barwick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barwick Life Expectancy

What is the average Barwick lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Barwick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Barwick in 1951 was 58, and 70 in 2004.

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