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Woodsum Family Origin

Where is the Woodsum family from?

Woodsum Family Occupations

What did your Woodsum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Woodsum family was Carpenter. Farmer, Lumber Dealer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodsum. The most common Woodsum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Woodsum's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Lumber Dealer

    8%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Woodsum Historical Records

What Woodsum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Woodsum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Woodsum census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Woodsum

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Woodsum. 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 Woodsum. For the veterans among your Woodsum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Woodsum Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodsum lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Woodsum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Woodsum in 1964 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woodsum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woodsum 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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