Garthwaite Family History

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Garthwaite Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place in northern England; the second element of the place name is probably Old Norse þveit ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Braithwaite, Goldthwaite, Thwaites, Crosthwaite, Satterthwaite

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Garthwaite Family Origin

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Garthwaite Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Garthwaite occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 100% of Garthwaite's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

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Garthwaite Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Garthwaite Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Garthwaite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Garthwaite in 1944 was 30, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garthwaite 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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