Earwood Family History

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Earwood Name Meaning

English: perhaps an altered spelling of Yarwood.

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

Similar surnames: Yarwood, Yearwood, Arwood, Harwood, Elwood, Elrod, Garwood, Armwood

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Earwood Family Origin

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Earwood Family Occupations

What did your Earwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Earwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Earwood's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Earwood. A less common occupation for the Earwood family was Bee Tamer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • At Home

  • Bee Tamer


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

Earwood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Earwood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Earwood 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Earwood. 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 895 military records available for the last name Earwood. For the veterans among your Earwood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Earwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Earwood lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Earwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Earwood in 1954 was 64, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Earwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Earwood 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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