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Woolworth Family History

Woolworth Name Meaning
English: perhaps a variant of Walworth.

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

48,086 Historical Documents with Woolworth on Ancestry.com
4,587 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,667 Military Records
806 Immigration Records
5,421 Census and Voter Lists
34,605 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Woolworth Families

  • Number of Woolworth families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Woolworth families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Woolworth last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Woolworth census records

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Woolworth Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Woolworth families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Woolworth Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Woolworth families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Woolworth

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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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Woolworth Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Woolworth census records

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Woolworth Civil War Service Records

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