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Amsworthy Family History

Amsworthy Surname 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: Esworthy, Nasworthy, Nosworthy, Bosworth, Worthy, Unsworth, Ashworth

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Where is the Amsworthy family from?

You can see how Amsworthy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Amsworthy family name was found in Scotland in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Amsworthy family living in Kirkcudbrightshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Amsworthy's in Scotland. Kirkcudbrightshire had the highest population of Amsworthy families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Amsworthy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 11 census records available for the last name Amsworthy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amsworthy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Amsworthy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1 military records available for the last name Amsworthy. For the veterans among your Amsworthy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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