Farmworth Family History

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Farmworth 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: Farnworth, Markworth, Farnsworth, Walworth, Burnworth, Hayworth

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Farmworth Family Origin

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Farmworth Family Occupations

What did your Farmworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Wholesale Newsagent and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Farmworth. 17% of Farmworth men worked as a Wholesale Newsagent and 42% of Farmworth women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Farmworth were Colliery Hewer Below H W and Domestic (maid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Wholesale Newsagent
    17%
  • Certificated Teacher
    9%
  • Coal Miner Hewer Belo
    9%
  • Colliery Hewer Below H W
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    42%
  • Shorthand Typist
    12%
  • Cardroom Drawer Cotton Mill
    6%
  • Domestic (maid)
    6%

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

Farmworth Historical Records

What Farmworth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 171 census records available for the last name Farmworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farmworth 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 34 immigration records available for the last name Farmworth. 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 11 military records available for the last name Farmworth. For the veterans among your Farmworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farmworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Farmworth lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1968, in the United States, Farmworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Farmworth in 1965 was 74, and 73 in 1968.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farmworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farmworth 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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