Anslow Family History

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Anslow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Anslow in Staffordshire, which is named with the Old English female personal name Eanswith + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Ansley, Enslow, Winslow, Hanscom, Kellow, Harlow, Koslow, Denslow

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Anslow Family Origin

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Anslow Family Occupations

What did your Anslow ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Publisher, Farm Labourer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anslow. A less common occupation for the Anslow family was Labourer. The most common Anslow occupation in Canada was Publisher. 33% of Anslow's were Publishers.

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  • Publisher

  • Farm Labourer

  • Laborer

  • Labourer


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

Anslow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Anslow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Anslow 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Anslow. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Anslow. For the veterans among your Anslow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anslow Life Expectancy

What is the average Anslow lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Anslow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Anslow in 1963 was 69, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Anslow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Anslow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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