Newtown Family History

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Newtown Name Meaning

English: variant of Newton. Probably a translation of equivalents in other European languages, such as French Neuville or German Neustadt.

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


Similar surnames: Newlin, Newton, Newborn, Berton, Nulton, Neason, Heuton, Helton

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Newtown Family Origin

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Newtown Family Occupations

What did your Newtown ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Newtown family was Ship Carpenter. Laborer, Carpenter and House Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newtown. The most common Newtown occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Newtown's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • House Keeping

    14%
  • Ship Carpenter

    14%

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

Newtown Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Newtown Life Expectancy

What is the average Newtown lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2003, in the United States, Newtown life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Newtown in 1970 was 67, and 65 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newtown

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newtown 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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