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Unsworth Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Unsworth, a place in Greater Manchester, named from the genitive case of the Old English byname Hund meaning ‘dog’ + Old English worð ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Ainsworth, Bosworth, Dunsworth, Ellsworth, Hainsworth, Wentworth

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Unsworth Family Origin

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Unsworth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Carpet Weaver

    8%
  • Clerk-Store

    8%
  • Cotton Dyer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Unsworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Unsworth's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpet Weaver and Clerk-Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Unsworth. A less common occupation for the Unsworth family was Cotton Dyer.

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Unsworth Historical Records

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Unsworth Life Expectancy

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