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Fullwood Name Meaning

English (Midlands): habitational name from places in Nottinghamshire and Lancashire called Fulwood, from Old English ful ‘dirty’, ‘muddy’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Fulford, Smallwood, Elwood, Garwood, Linwood, Hopwood, Southwood

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Fullwood Family Origin

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Fullwood Family Occupations

What did your Fullwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fullwood. A less common occupation for the Fullwood family was Boiler Maker. The most common Fullwood occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Fullwood's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Boiler Maker

    2%

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

Fullwood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fullwood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fullwood 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fullwood. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Fullwood. For the veterans among your Fullwood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fullwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Fullwood lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Fullwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Fullwood in 1940 was 30, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fullwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fullwood 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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