Wreglesworth Family History

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Wreglesworth Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Wigglesworth, Wiglesworth, Molesworth, Charlesworth, Ellsworth

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Wreglesworth Family Origin

Where is the Wreglesworth family from?

Wreglesworth Family Occupations

What did your Wreglesworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Wreglesworth occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 50% of Wreglesworth's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer and Bricklayer And Licensed Victualler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wreglesworth. A less common occupation for the Wreglesworth family was Builder Bricklayer.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Bricklayer And Licensed Victualler

  • Builder Bricklayer


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

Wreglesworth Historical Records

What Wreglesworth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 385 census records available for the last name Wreglesworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wreglesworth 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 Wreglesworth

Passenger List

There are 20 immigration records available for the last name Wreglesworth. 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 65 military records available for the last name Wreglesworth. For the veterans among your Wreglesworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wreglesworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Wreglesworth lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, Wreglesworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Wreglesworth in 1969 was 74, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wreglesworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wreglesworth 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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