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Yewell Family Origin

Where is the Yewell family from?

Yewell Family Occupations

What did your Yewell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yewell family was Farms & Keeps House. The most common Yewell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Yewell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yewell.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Farms & Keeps House


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

Yewell Historical Records

What Yewell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yewell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yewell 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 129 immigration records available for the last name Yewell. 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 474 military records available for the last name Yewell. For the veterans among your Yewell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yewell Life Expectancy

What is the average Yewell lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2002, in the United States, Yewell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Yewell in 1949 was 61, and 80 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yewell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yewell 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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