Edgeworth Family History

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Edgeworth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Gloucestershire and Lancashire, so named from Old English ecg ‘hillside’, ‘ridge’ + wor{dh} ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Wedgeworth, Dilworth, Bedsworth, Ellsworth, Longworth, Hepworth

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Edgeworth Family Origin

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Edgeworth Family Occupations

What did your Edgeworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Edgeworth family was A Carter (A L). Labourer, Carter and (Ag) Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edgeworth. The most common Edgeworth occupation in the UK was Labourer. 24% of Edgeworth's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    24%
  • Carter

    12%
  • (Ag) Labourer

    6%
  • A Carter (A L)

    6%

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

Edgeworth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Edgeworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Edgeworth lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Edgeworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Edgeworth in 1953 was 58, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edgeworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edgeworth 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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