Dixwell Family History

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Dixwell Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Biswell, Foxwell, Sidwell, Kidwell, Maxwell, Boxwell, Doswell

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Dixwell Family Origin

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Dixwell Family Occupations

What did your Dixwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House and Retired Teacher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dixwell. The most common Dixwell occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Dixwell's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Retired Teacher

    50%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Dixwell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dixwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Dixwell lifespan?

Between 1995 and 1997, in the United States, Dixwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dixwell in 1995 was 79, and 64 in 1997.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dixwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dixwell 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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