Haswell Family History

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Haswell Name Meaning

English (chiefly Northumberland): habitational name from a place named Haswell, notably the one in County Durham, which is named from Old English hæsel ‘hazelnut tree’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Harwell, Caswell, Hassell, Farwell, Hipwell, Banwell, Shadwell

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Haswell Family Origin

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Haswell Family Occupations

What did your Haswell ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Clerk and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Haswell. 12% of Haswell men worked as a Clerk and 50% of Haswell women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haswell were Boilermaker and Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • maker
  • Boilermaker

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Wife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Haswell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Haswell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haswell 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Haswell. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Haswell. For the veterans among your Haswell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haswell Life Expectancy

What is the average Haswell lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Haswell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Haswell in 1962 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haswell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haswell 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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