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Cumberworth Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): habitational name from Cumberworth in Lincolnshire, named from an Old English personal name Cumbre + worth ‘enclosure’. There is also a Lower and an Upper Cumberworth in West Yorkshire but these appear not to have contributed significantly to the modern surname, which is concentrated in Lincolnshire.

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


Similar surnames: Butterworth, Cudworth, Hepworth, Cumberbatch, Burnworth, Hemsworth

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Cumberworth Family Origin

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Cumberworth Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Cumberworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Cumberworth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cumberworth family was Engineer Sawmill. Farmer, Coal Miner and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cumberworth.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Engineer

    13%
  • Engineer Sawmill

    13%

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Cumberworth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cumberworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Cumberworth lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Cumberworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Cumberworth in 1964 was 76, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cumberworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cumberworth 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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