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Bedwell Family Origin

Where is the Bedwell family from?

Bedwell Family Occupations

What did your Bedwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bedwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Bedwell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bedwell family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bedwell.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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

Bedwell Historical Records

What Bedwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bedwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bedwell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bedwell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bedwell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bedwell. For the veterans among your Bedwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bedwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Bedwell lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bedwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bedwell in 1947 was 39, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bedwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bedwell 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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