Sneath Family History

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Sneath Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Snaith in East Yorkshire, near Goole, so called from Old Norse sneið ‘cut off piece of land’, or from the same word used in other minor place names. Compare Sneed.

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


Similar surnames: Heath, Leath, Great, Neth, Neat, Seat, Nath, Noah, Snead, Seth

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Sneath Family Origin

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Sneath Family Occupations

What did your Sneath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sneath family was Miner. The most common Sneath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Sneath's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sneath.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Miner

    7%

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

Sneath Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Sneath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sneath 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sneath. 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 Sneath. For the veterans among your Sneath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sneath Life Expectancy

What is the average Sneath lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sneath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sneath in 1962 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sneath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sneath 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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