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Key Worth Family History

Key Worth Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Keyworth, Hepworth, Wentworth, Hayworth, Bedsworth, Pebworth

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Where is the Key Worth family from?

You can see how Key Worth families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Key Worth family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Key Worth family living in Yorkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Key Worth's in United Kingdom. Yorkshire had the highest population of Key Worth families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Key Worth surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Key Worth ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 48 census records available for the last name Key Worth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Key Worth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Key Worth. 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 Cards

There are 692 military records available for the last name Key Worth. For the veterans among your Key Worth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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