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Birth Name Meaning

German: variant of Birt 2.

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


Similar surnames: Barth, Hirth, Birt, Borth, Hirte, Birk, Wirth, Birch, Furth, Wurth

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Birth Family Origin

Where is the Birth family from?

Birth Family Occupations

What did your Birth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Birth occupation in the UK was Carter. 8% of Birth's were Carters. A less common occupation for the Birth family was Manager Of Canal Carriers. Carter, French Polisher and Leather Merchant (Currier) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Birth.

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  • Carter

    8%
  • French Polisher

    8%
  • Leather Merchant (Currier)

    8%
  • Manager Of Canal Carriers

    8%

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

Birth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Birth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Birth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Birth. 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 Birth. For the veterans among your Birth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Birth Life Expectancy

What is the average Birth lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Birth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Birth in 1957 was 47, and 50 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Birth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Birth 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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