Twiddy Family History

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Twiddy Name Meaning

English: unexplained. In part, it may be a variant of Tweedy, but the concentration of the modern surname in Norfolk suggests another source is also involved.

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


Similar surnames: Friday, Teddy, Tweedy, Biddy, Priddy, Twitty, Winey, Twigg, Wilde

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Twiddy Family Origin

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Twiddy Family Occupations

What did your Twiddy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Twiddy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Twiddy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Twiddy family was Proof Reader. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Twiddy.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Proof Reader

    11%

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

Twiddy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Twiddy Life Expectancy

What is the average Twiddy lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Twiddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Twiddy in 1958 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Twiddy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Twiddy 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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