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Wagworth Family History

Wagworth 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: Walworth, Hayworth, Papworth, Haworth, Wadsworth, Walsworth, Alworth

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Where is the Wagworth family from?

You can see how Wagworth families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wagworth family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Wagworth families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 4 Wagworth families living in Wisconsin. This was 100% of all the recorded Wagworth's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Wagworth families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wagworth surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wagworth ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 21 census records available for the last name Wagworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wagworth 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 Wagworth. 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 7 military records available for the last name Wagworth. For the veterans among your Wagworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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