Squires Family History

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Squires Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire.

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


Similar surnames: Squiers, Shires, Spires, Squyres, Squier, Squire, Swire, Spikes

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Squires Family Origin

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Squires Family Occupations

What did your Squires ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Squires family was Farm Labourer. The most common Squires occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Squires's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Squires.

View Census data for Squires | Data not to scale

  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%

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

Squires Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Squires. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Squires 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 Squires

Passenger List

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

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Squires Life Expectancy

What is the average Squires lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Squires life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Squires in 1942 was 23, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Squires

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Squires 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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