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Gweddle Family History

Gweddle 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: Weddle, Geddie, Wendler, Gendler, Geddes, Tweedle, Wedde, Wendle

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Where is the Gweddle family from?

You can see how Gweddle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gweddle family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 8 Gweddle families living in Durham. This was 100% of all the recorded Gweddle 's in United Kingdom. Durham had the highest population of Gweddle families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gweddle 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 Gweddle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 8 census records available for the last name Gweddle . Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gweddle 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Gweddle . 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gweddle . For the veterans among your Gweddle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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