Millwood Family History

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Millwood Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place named as ‘the wood with a mill in it’. variant of Millward.

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


Similar surnames: Silkwood, Smallwood, Elwood, Ringwood, Millward, Fullwood, Linwood

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Millwood Family Origin

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Millwood Family Occupations

What did your Millwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Millwood family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Millwood. The most common Millwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Millwood's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Millwood Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Millwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Millwood lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Millwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Millwood in 1944 was 25, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Millwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Millwood 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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