Goldsworthy Family History

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Goldsworthy Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Galsworthy, a habitational name from a place in Devon named Galsworthy, possibly from Old English gagel ‘gale’, ‘bog myrtle’ + ora ‘hill slope’.

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


Similar surnames: Holdsworth, Molesworth, Bedsworth, Dodsworth, Foxworthy, Ellsworth

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Goldsworthy Family Origin

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Goldsworthy Family Occupations

What did your Goldsworthy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Goldsworthy occupation in the UK was Tin Miner. 5% of Goldsworthy's were Tin Miners. Tin Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldsworthy. A less common occupation for the Goldsworthy family was Annuitant.

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  • Tin Miner

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

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

Goldsworthy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goldsworthy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goldsworthy 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 Goldsworthy

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goldsworthy. 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 Goldsworthy. For the veterans among your Goldsworthy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goldsworthy Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldsworthy lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Goldsworthy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Goldsworthy in 1952 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldsworthy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldsworthy 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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