Dongworth Family History

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Dongworth 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: Longworth, Dunworth, Dodsworth, Dunsworth, Longsworth, Dilworth

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Dongworth Family Origin

Where is the Dongworth family from?

Dongworth Family Occupations

What did your Dongworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayers Labourer, Domestic Servant General and Gamekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dongworth. A less common occupation for the Dongworth family was Horn Handle Heat Presser (Emply 7 Men) (Knife). The most common Dongworth occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Labourer. 13% of Dongworth's were Bricklayers Labourers.

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  • Bricklayers Labourer

  • Domestic Servant General

  • Gamekeeper

  • Horn Handle Heat Presser (Emply 7 Men) (Knife)


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

Dongworth Historical Records

What Dongworth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dongworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dongworth 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 Dongworth

Passenger List

There are 55 immigration records available for the last name Dongworth. 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 35 military records available for the last name Dongworth. For the veterans among your Dongworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dongworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Dongworth lifespan?

Between 1972 and 1976, in the United States, Dongworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Dongworth in 1972 was 65, and 63 in 1976.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dongworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dongworth 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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