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Duckworth Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): habitational name from Duckworth Fold, in the borough of Bury, Lancashire, which is named from Old English fuce ‘duck’ + wor{dh} ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Ducksworth, Hackworth, Dilworth, Dodsworth, Unsworth, Cudworth

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Duckworth Family Origin

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Duckworth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Servant

    13%
  • Dress Maker

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duckworth. A less common occupation for the Duckworth family was Labourer. The most common Duckworth occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Duckworth's were Farmers.

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Duckworth Historical Records

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Duckworth Life Expectancy

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