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Kerwood Family History

Kerwood Name Meaning
English and Scottish: variant of Kirkwood.

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

22,422 Historical Documents with Kerwood on Ancestry.com
6,298 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
486 Military Records
365 Immigration Records
5,437 Census and Voter Lists
9,836 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kerwood Families

  • Number of Kerwood families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kerwood families
     27 - 51
     10 - 26
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kerwood last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kerwood census records

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Kerwood Family Origin

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Kerwood Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kerwood

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Kerwood Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kerwood census records

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Kerwood Civil War Service Records

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