Cumberworth Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Cumberworth Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): habitational name from Cumberworth in Lincolnshire, named from an Old English personal name Cumbre + worth ‘enclosure’. There is also a Lower and an Upper Cumberworth in West Yorkshire but these appear not to have contributed significantly to the modern surname, which is concentrated in Lincolnshire.

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

Similar surnames: Butterworth, Cudworth, Hepworth, Cumberbatch, Burnworth, Hemsworth

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Cumberworth Family Origin

Where is the Cumberworth family from?

Cumberworth Family Occupations

What did your Cumberworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cumberworth. A less common occupation for the Cumberworth family was Engineer Sawmill. The most common Cumberworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Cumberworth's were Farmers.

View Census data for Cumberworth | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Engineer

  • Engineer Sawmill


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

Cumberworth Historical Records

What Cumberworth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cumberworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cumberworth 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 Cumberworth

Passenger List

There are 178 immigration records available for the last name Cumberworth. 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.

View all Cumberworth immigration records

Draft Card

There are 224 military records available for the last name Cumberworth. For the veterans among your Cumberworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Cumberworth military records

You've only scratched the surface of Cumberworth family history.

Cumberworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Cumberworth lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Cumberworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Cumberworth in 1964 was 76, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cumberworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cumberworth 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.

Famous Cumberworth Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name