Packwood Family History

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Packwood Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Warwickshire, so named from the Old English personal name Pac(c)a + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Lockwood, Blackwood, Hagwood, Garwood, Haywood, Ashwood, Yarwood

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Packwood Family Origin

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Packwood Family Occupations

What did your Packwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Packwood. A less common occupation for the Packwood family was Farming. The most common Packwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Packwood's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Packwood Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Packwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Packwood lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Packwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Packwood in 1943 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Packwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Packwood 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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