Cashmore Family History

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Cashmore Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Cashmoor in Dorset, which is probably named with Old English cærse ‘cress’ + mor ‘fen’, ‘marsh’ or mere ‘pool’. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Kirchmeier.

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

Similar surnames: Ashmore, Rushmore, Passmore, Cudmore, Elsmore, Shore, Cranmore

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Cashmore Family Origin

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Cashmore Family Occupations

What did your Cashmore ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cashmore family was Fireman. Laborer, Carpenter and Coalminer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cashmore. The most common Cashmore occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Cashmore's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Coalminer

  • Fireman


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

Cashmore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Cashmore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cashmore 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Cashmore. 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 Cashmore. For the veterans among your Cashmore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cashmore Life Expectancy

What is the average Cashmore lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cashmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Cashmore in 1962 was 67, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cashmore 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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