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Twode Family History

Twode 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: Thode, Rode, Tone, Wade, Toda, Bode, Toye, Tobe, Tande, Tome

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Where is the Twode family from?

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

What did your Twode ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, House Painter was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Twode. 100% of Twode men worked as a House Painter. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • House Painter
    100%
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Census Records

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

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