Fincham Family History

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Fincham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Norfolk, so called from Old English finc ‘finch’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’, ‘river meadow’.

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

Similar surnames: Windham, Ingham, Bingham, Isham, Feltham, Mitcham, Winham, Burcham

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Fincham Family Origin

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Fincham Family Occupations

What did your Fincham ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fincham. The most common Fincham occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Fincham's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Fincham family was Shepherd.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Shepherd


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

Fincham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Fincham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fincham 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Fincham. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Fincham. For the veterans among your Fincham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fincham Life Expectancy

What is the average Fincham lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Fincham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Fincham in 1951 was 54, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fincham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fincham 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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