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Twoig Family History

Twoig 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: Twohig, Tong, Teig, Zweig, Twigg, Troia, Doig, Twait, Roig, Toia

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Where is the Twoig family from?

You can see how Twoig families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Twoig family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1891. The most Twoig families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 10 Twoig families living in Monmouthshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Twoig's in United Kingdom. Monmouthshire had the highest population of Twoig families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Twoig surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Twoig ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 29 census records available for the last name Twoig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Twoig 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Twoig. 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 Twoig. For the veterans among your Twoig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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