Washburne Family History

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Washburne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Washburn.

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


Similar surnames: Washburn, Fishburne, Mashburn, Welburn, Rasbury, Osbourne, Osburn

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Washburne Family Origin

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Washburne Family Occupations

What did your Washburne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Washburne. The most common Washburne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Washburne's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Washburne family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Washburne Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Washburne Life Expectancy

What is the average Washburne lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Washburne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Washburne in 1954 was 26, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Washburne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Washburne 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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