Honeywell Family History

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Honeywell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several minor places in Devon so named, from Old English hunig ‘honey’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Hopewell, Hollowell, Longwell, Bonwell, Honeycutt, Howell, Foxwell

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Honeywell Family Origin

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Honeywell Family Occupations

What did your Honeywell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Iron Miner and Beer Seller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Honeywell. The most common Honeywell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Honeywell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Honeywell family was Bootmaker Employing 1 Man Post Messenger.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Iron Miner

  • Beer Seller

  • Bootmaker Employing 1 Man Post Messenger


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

Honeywell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Honeywell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Honeywell 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 Honeywell. 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 Honeywell. For the veterans among your Honeywell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Honeywell Life Expectancy

What is the average Honeywell lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Honeywell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Honeywell in 1962 was 79, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Honeywell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Honeywell 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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