Byrdwell Family History

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Byrdwell 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: Birdwell, Bardwell, Bordwell, Bridwell, Barnwell, Bradwell, Cordwell

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Byrdwell Family Origin

Where is the Byrdwell family from?

Byrdwell Family Occupations

What did your Byrdwell ancestors do for a living?

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

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Byrdwell Historical Records

What Byrdwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 67 census records available for the last name Byrdwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Byrdwell 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 Byrdwell. 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 13 military records available for the last name Byrdwell. For the veterans among your Byrdwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Byrdwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Byrdwell lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2001, in the United States, Byrdwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Byrdwell in 1954 was 57, and 92 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Byrdwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Byrdwell 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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