Asquith Family History

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Asquith Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a village in North Yorkshire named Askwith, from Old Norse askr ‘ash tree’ + vi{dh}r ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Suit, Smith, Squire, Baruth, Ledwith, Aquino, South, Stith, Anguish

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Asquith Family Origin

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Asquith Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Machinist

    10%
  • Work In Bleachery

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Machinist and Work In Bleachery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Asquith. A less common occupation for the Asquith family was Carpenter. The most common Asquith occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Asquith's were Farmers.

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Asquith Historical Records

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Asquith Life Expectancy

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