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Where is the Word family from?
You can see how Word families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Word family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Word families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 19 Word families living in Georgia. This was about 16% of all the recorded Word's in the USA. Georgia had the highest population of Word families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Word surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Word. 23% of Word men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Word women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Word were Truck Driver and Teacher.