Needles Family History

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Needles Name Meaning

Apparently an altered form of Needle.

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


Similar surnames: Needler, Needle, Neeley, Nelles, Neels, Kneedler, Leeds, Noles

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Needles Family Origin

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Needles Family Occupations

What did your Needles ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Needles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Needles's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Needles. A less common occupation for the Needles family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Needles Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Needles Life Expectancy

What is the average Needles lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Needles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Needles in 1952 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Needles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Needles 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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