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Dewhirst Family Origin

Where is the Dewhirst family from?

Dewhirst Family Occupations

What did your Dewhirst ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dewhirst occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Dewhirst's were Farmers. Farmer, Cotton Weaver and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewhirst. A less common occupation for the Dewhirst family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Cotton Weaver

  • Annuitant

  • Blacksmith


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

Dewhirst Historical Records

What Dewhirst family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dewhirst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dewhirst 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 Dewhirst

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dewhirst. 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 Dewhirst. For the veterans among your Dewhirst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dewhirst Life Expectancy

What is the average Dewhirst lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dewhirst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Dewhirst in 1963 was 63, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dewhirst

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dewhirst 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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