Ainsworth Family History

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Ainsworth Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Manchester named Ainsworth, from the Old English personal name Ægen + Old English worþ ‘enclosure’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Hainsworth, Unsworth, Titsworth, Ditsworth, Hawksworth, Aylesworth

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Ainsworth Family Origin

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Ainsworth Family Occupations

What did your Ainsworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Ainsworth. 19% of Ainsworth men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Ainsworth women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ainsworth were Storekeeper and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Storekeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
  • Income
  • Fitter
  • Laundress

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

Ainsworth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 125,000 census records available for the last name Ainsworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ainsworth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Ainsworth. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 15,000 military records available for the last name Ainsworth. For the veterans among your Ainsworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ainsworth Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ainsworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ainsworth in 1943 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ainsworth

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