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Newsom Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Newsome.

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


Similar surnames: Newsum, Newson, Newcom, Newsham, Newcome, Newcombe, Beckom, Reason

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Newsom Family Origin

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Newsom Family Occupations

What did your Newsom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Newsom family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newsom. The most common Newsom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Newsom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Newsom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Newsom Life Expectancy

What is the average Newsom lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Newsom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Newsom in 1944 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newsom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newsom 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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