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Forwood Family Origin

Where is the Forwood family from?

Forwood Family Occupations

What did your Forwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forwood. A less common occupation for the Forwood family was Farming. The most common Forwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Forwood's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Forwood Historical Records

What Forwood family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Forwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Forwood lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Forwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Forwood in 1959 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Forwood 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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