Elworth Family History

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Elworth 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: Alworth, Elsworth, Worth, Hepworth, Walworth, Dilworth, Keyworth

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Elworth Family Origin

Where is the Elworth family from?

Elworth Family Occupations

What did your Elworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boiler Firer Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Elworth. 15% of Elworth men worked as a Boiler Firer Heavy Worker and 47% of Elworth women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Elworth were Checker (packing Room) Retir and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boiler Firer Heavy Worker
    15%
  • Boiler Firer Pump Minder Heavy Worker
    15%
  • Buyer Drapery
    15%
  • Checker (packing Room) Retir
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Blue Packer
    7%
  • Cotton Weaver
    7%
  • Domestic
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Elworth Historical Records

What Elworth family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

There are 219 immigration records available for the last name Elworth. 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 286 military records available for the last name Elworth. For the veterans among your Elworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Elworth lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Elworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Elworth in 1963 was 78, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elworth 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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