Faldwell Family History

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Faldwell 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: Caldwell, Falwell, Bardwell, Farewell, Wardwell, Adwell, Farwell

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Faldwell Family Origin

Where is the Faldwell family from?

Faldwell Family Occupations

What did your Faldwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Foreman Public Drive was the top reported job for people in the UK named Faldwell.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Foreman Public Drive
    100%

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

Faldwell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32 census records available for the last name Faldwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Faldwell 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Faldwell. 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 10 military records available for the last name Faldwell. For the veterans among your Faldwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Faldwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Faldwell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Faldwell 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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