Falwell Family History

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Falwell Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Fulwiler.

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


Similar surnames: Manwell, Capwell, Maxwell, Cowell, Laswell, Felkel, Garrell, Foxwell

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Falwell Family Origin

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Falwell Family Occupations

What did your Falwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Falwell family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Falwell. The most common Falwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Falwell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Farming

    16%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Falwell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Falwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Falwell 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 Falwell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Falwell. 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 Falwell. For the veterans among your Falwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Falwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Falwell lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Falwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Falwell in 1956 was 25, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Falwell 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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