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Haworth Name Meaning

habitational name from Haworth in West Yorkshire, named with Old English haga ‘enclosure’ (here perhaps with the sense ‘hedge’) + worð ‘enclosure’. variant of Howarth.

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


Similar surnames: Hayworth, Howarth, Hepworth, Walworth, Worth, Hackworth, Papworth

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Haworth Family Origin

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Haworth Family Occupations

What did your Haworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cotton Weaver and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Haworth. 18% of Haworth men worked as a Cotton Weaver and 58% of Haworth women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haworth were Dairy Farmer and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Weaver
    18%
  • General Labourer
    6%
  • Incapacitated
    4%
  • Dairy Farmer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    58%
  • Cotton Weaver
    12%
  • Private Means
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

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

Haworth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 96,000 census records available for the last name Haworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haworth 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Haworth. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Haworth. For the veterans among your Haworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Haworth lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Haworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Haworth in 1943 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haworth 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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