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Ransome Family Origin

Where is the Ransome family from?

Ransome Family Occupations

What did your Ransome ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ransome occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Ransome's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Ransome family was General Laborer. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ransome.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • General Laborer


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

Ransome Historical Records

What Ransome family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ransome. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ransome census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Ransome

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ransome. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ransome. For the veterans among your Ransome ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ransome Life Expectancy

What is the average Ransome lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Ransome life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Ransome in 1950 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ransome

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ransome 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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