Newill Family History

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Newill Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Neville.

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

Similar surnames: Newell, Nevill, Nevil, Newville, Neild, Neall, Neils, Nevils, Nevills

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Newill Family Origin

Where is the Newill family from?

Newill Family Occupations

What did your Newill ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Collier and Solicitor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newill. The most common Newill occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 6% of Newill's were Farm Labourers. A less common occupation for the Newill family was Stone Mason.

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  • Farm Labourer

  • Collier

  • Solicitor

  • Stone Mason


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

Newill Historical Records

What Newill family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Newill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newill 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 692 immigration records available for the last name Newill. 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 956 military records available for the last name Newill. For the veterans among your Newill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newill Life Expectancy

What is the average Newill lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Newill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Newill in 1963 was 62, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newill 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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