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Longworth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Oxfordshire (formerly in Berkshire) and Lancashire, so named from Old English lang, long ‘long’ + worð ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Langworthy, Longwith, Ainsworth, Bosworth, Unsworth, Worth

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Longworth Family Origin

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Longworth Family Occupations

What did your Longworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longworth. A less common occupation for the Longworth family was Keeping House. The most common Longworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Longworth's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Longworth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Longworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Longworth lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Longworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Longworth in 1950 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Longworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Longworth 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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