Twohey Family History

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Twohey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Toohey.

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

Similar surnames: Tuohey, Twohy, Twomey, Tuohy, Touhey, Fohey, Twohig, Toohey, Trahey

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Twohey Family Origin

Where is the Twohey family from?

Twohey Family Occupations

What did your Twohey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Plasterer and Army Sargeant Chelsea were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Twohey. The most common Twohey occupation in the UK was Plasterer. 50% of Twohey's were Plasterers. A less common occupation for the Twohey family was Malster Journeyman.

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  • Plasterer

  • Army Sargeant Chelsea

  • Malster Journeyman


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

Twohey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Twohey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Twohey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Twohey. 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 Twohey. For the veterans among your Twohey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Twohey Life Expectancy

What is the average Twohey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Twohey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Twohey in 1963 was 80, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Twohey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Twohey 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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