Falway Family History

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Falway 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: Galway, Salway, Alway, Falla, Kallay, Radway, Gadway, Alday, Malay

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Falway Family Origin

Where is the Falway family from?

Falway Family Occupations

What did your Falway ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Falway occupation in the USA was Laborer On R.R.. 100% of Falway's were Laborer On R.R.s.

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  • Laborer On R.R.

    100%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Falway Historical Records

What Falway family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 79 census records available for the last name Falway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Falway 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Falway. 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 13 military records available for the last name Falway. For the veterans among your Falway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Falway Life Expectancy

What is the average Falway lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Falway 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falway

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