Falwell Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Falwell Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Fulwiler.

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

Similar surnames: Manwell, Capwell, Maxwell, Cowell, Laswell, Felkel, Garrell, Foxwell

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Falwell Family Origin

Where is the Falwell family from?

Falwell Family Occupations

What did your Falwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Falwell occupation in the UK was Labourer. 50% of Falwell's were Labourers. Labourer and Licensed Victualler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Falwell.

View Census data for Falwell | Data not to scale

  • Labourer

  • Licensed Victualler


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

Falwell Historical Records

What Falwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Falwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Falwell 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 Falwell

Passenger List

There are 77 immigration records available for the last name Falwell. 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.

View all Falwell immigration records

Draft Card

There are 591 military records available for the last name Falwell. For the veterans among your Falwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Falwell military records

You've only scratched the surface of Falwell family history.

Falwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Falwell lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Falwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Falwell in 1956 was 25, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Falwell 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.

Look up another name