Cashwell Family History

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Cashwell Name Meaning

Probably a variant of German Kirchwall (see Kercheval). Perhaps a variant of the English habitational name Caswell.

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

Similar surnames: Caswell, Ashwell, Castell, Capwell, Cadwell, Rishell, Cashel, Haswell

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Cashwell Family Origin

Where is the Cashwell family from?

Cashwell Family Occupations

What did your Cashwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cashwell. A less common occupation for the Cashwell family was Farming. The most common Cashwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Cashwell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Cashwell Historical Records

What Cashwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cashwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cashwell 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 160 immigration records available for the last name Cashwell. 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 Cashwell. For the veterans among your Cashwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cashwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Cashwell lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Cashwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Cashwell in 1943 was 37, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cashwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cashwell 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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