World Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

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World Family Origin

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World Family Occupations

What did your World ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

In 1880, the most common World occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of World's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the World family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by World.

Source: Census data for World | Data not to scale

World Historical Records

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World Life Expectancy

What is the average World lifespan?

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, World life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for World in 1957 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for World

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