Wonnacott Family History

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Wonnacott Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wonnacott, a place in Devon, named with an unattested Old English personal name Wunna + Old English cot ‘cottage’.

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

Similar surnames: Honeycutt, Linscott, Wilcott, Wolcott, Westcott, Endicott, Walcott

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Wonnacott Family Origin

Where is the Wonnacott family from?

Wonnacott Family Occupations

What did your Wonnacott ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wonnacott family was Butcher. The most common Wonnacott occupation in the UK was Farmer. 14% of Wonnacott's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wonnacott.

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  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • Butcher


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

Wonnacott Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Wonnacott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wonnacott 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 789 immigration records available for the last name Wonnacott. 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 835 military records available for the last name Wonnacott. For the veterans among your Wonnacott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wonnacott Life Expectancy

What is the average Wonnacott lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wonnacott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Wonnacott in 1962 was 88, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wonnacott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wonnacott 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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