Searles Family History

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Searles Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Searle.

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

Similar surnames: Seales, Earles, Searls, Smales, Seals, Sears, Searl, Beales, Soares

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Searles Family Origin

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Searles Family Occupations

What did your Searles ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Searles. 2% of Searles men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Searles women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Searles were Boot Repairer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Farmworker
  • Boot Repairer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housekeeper

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

Searles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48,000 census records available for the last name Searles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Searles 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Searles. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Searles. For the veterans among your Searles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Searles Life Expectancy

What is the average Searles lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Searles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Searles in 1944 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Searles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Searles 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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