Longwith Family History

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Longwith Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin, a habitational name from Langwith or Nether Langwith in Nottinghamshire, so named Old Scandinavian langr ‘long’ + vath ‘ford’; or alternatively, a variant of Longworth.

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

Similar surnames: Longworth, Longway, Longwell, Longmire, Horwich, Lowitz, Langseth

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Longwith Family Origin

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Longwith Family Occupations

What did your Longwith ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longwith. The most common Longwith occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Longwith's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Longwith family was Farmr.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming

  • Farmr


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

Longwith Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Longwith. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Longwith 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 62 immigration records available for the last name Longwith. 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 312 military records available for the last name Longwith. For the veterans among your Longwith ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Longwith Life Expectancy

What is the average Longwith lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Longwith life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Longwith in 1963 was 85, and 49 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Longwith

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Longwith 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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