Winward Family History

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Winward Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Wingard, Lingard, Winland, Miniard, Winwood, Ginyard, Minyard

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Winward Family Origin

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Winward Family Occupations

What did your Winward ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Machinist and Porter In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winward. The most common Winward occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Winward's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Winward family was Stable Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Machinist

    13%
  • Porter In Store

    13%
  • Stable Keeper

    13%

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

Winward Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Winward Life Expectancy

What is the average Winward lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Winward life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Winward in 1949 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winward

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winward 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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