Gwynne Family History

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Gwynne Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Gwynn.

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

Similar surnames: Wynne, Gwyn, Gwinn, Wynn, Guynn, Gwin, Goyne, Gwynn, Winne, Gane

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Gwynne Family Origin

Where is the Gwynne family from?

Gwynne Family Occupations

What did your Gwynne ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gwynne family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Gwynne occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Gwynne's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gwynne.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Gwynne Historical Records

What Gwynne family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Gwynne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gwynne 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Gwynne. 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 Gwynne. For the veterans among your Gwynne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gwynne Life Expectancy

What is the average Gwynne lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Gwynne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gwynne in 1961 was 73, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gwynne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gwynne 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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