Warth Family History

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Warth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from for example Warth in Glouceshire or Ward in Devon, which are named with Old English waroð ‘marshy ground by a shore or stream’ or from any of various minor places named with Old Norse varða ‘beacon’ (a derivative of varða ‘to guard’). German: habitational name from any of various places named with an Old High German cognate of this element.

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

Similar surnames: Worth, Garth, Wirth, Barth, North, Harty, Warta, Cart, Marth, Warne

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Warth Family Origin

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Warth Family Occupations

What did your Warth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Warth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Warth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Warth family was Book Keeper. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Warth.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • At Home

  • Book Keeper


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Warth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Warth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Warth 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 Warth. 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 Warth. For the veterans among your Warth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Warth Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Warth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Warth in 1955 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Warth 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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