Mewhorter Family History

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Mewhorter Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and northern Irish McWhorter.

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


Similar surnames: Mcwhorter, Mcwhirter, Mcwherter, Mcquirter, Horner, Horter, Wooster

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Mewhorter Family Origin

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Mewhorter Family Occupations

What did your Mewhorter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mewhorter occupation in the USA was Tanner. 50% of Mewhorter's were Tanners. A less common occupation for the Mewhorter family was Reservoir. Tanner and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mewhorter.

View Census data for Mewhorter | Data not to scale

  • Tanner

    50%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Reservoir

    25%

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

Mewhorter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mewhorter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mewhorter 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mewhorter. 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 Mewhorter. For the veterans among your Mewhorter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mewhorter Life Expectancy

What is the average Mewhorter lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mewhorter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Mewhorter in 1958 was 76, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mewhorter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mewhorter 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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