Widdison Family History

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Widdison Name Meaning

English: variant of Widdowson.

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


Similar surnames: Biddison, Maddison, Dickison, Eidson, Willson, Dison, Millison

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Widdison Family Origin

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Widdison Family Occupations

What did your Widdison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Butcher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Widdison. The most common Widdison occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Widdison's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Widdison family was Grocer.

View Census data for Widdison | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Grocer

    5%

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

Widdison Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Widdison Life Expectancy

What is the average Widdison lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2002, in the United States, Widdison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Widdison in 1950 was 24, and 78 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Widdison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Widdison 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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