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Witherell Family Origin

Where is the Witherell family from?

Witherell Family Occupations

What did your Witherell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Witherell family was Formerly Domestic Servant. Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayer and Farm Bailiff were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Witherell. The most common Witherell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Witherell's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Bricklayer

  • Farm Bailiff

  • Formerly Domestic Servant


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

Witherell Historical Records

What Witherell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Witherell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Witherell 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 Witherell

Passenger List

There are 753 immigration records available for the last name Witherell. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Witherell. For the veterans among your Witherell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Witherell Life Expectancy

What is the average Witherell lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Witherell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Witherell in 1949 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Witherell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Witherell 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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