Faircloth Family History

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Faircloth Name Meaning

English (Essex and southeastern counties): variant of the Lancashire name Fairclough, altered by folk etymology.

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

Similar surnames: Fairclough, Farnworth, Fairbrother, Fairall, Fairey, Fairley

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Faircloth Family Origin

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Faircloth Family Occupations

What did your Faircloth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Faircloth occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Faircloth's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Wheelwright and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faircloth. A less common occupation for the Faircloth family was Annuitant.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Wheelwright

  • Carman

  • Annuitant


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

Faircloth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Faircloth Life Expectancy

What is the average Faircloth lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Faircloth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Faircloth in 1944 was 33, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faircloth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Faircloth 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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