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Where is the Ashwood family from?
You can see how Ashwood families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ashwood family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ashwood families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Ashwood family living in Virginia. This was about 50% of all the recorded Ashwood's in the USA. Virginia had the highest population of Ashwood families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ashwood surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ashwood. 29% of Ashwood men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Ashwood women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ashwood were Farm Laborer and Stenographer.