Wedgeworth Family History

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Wedgeworth Name Meaning

English: probably a perhaps variant of Wedgewood; otherwise a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Edgeworth, Bedsworth, Dunworth, Leavenworth, Wentworth, Hepworth

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Wedgeworth Family Origin

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Wedgeworth Family Occupations

What did your Wedgeworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wedgeworth. The most common Wedgeworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Wedgeworth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wedgeworth family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeps House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Wedgeworth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wedgeworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Wedgeworth lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Wedgeworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Wedgeworth in 1956 was 56, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wedgeworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wedgeworth 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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