Llewelyn Family History

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Llewelyn Name Meaning

Welsh: the original Welsh spelling of Llewellyn.

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

Similar surnames: Llewellyn, Lewellyn, Lewellen, Lewison, Flewellen, Lewallen

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Llewelyn Family Origin

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Llewelyn Family Occupations

What did your Llewelyn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Llewelyn occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 50% of Llewelyn's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Lumberer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Llewelyn.

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  • Carpenter

  • Lumberer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Llewelyn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Llewelyn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Llewelyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Llewelyn 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Llewelyn. 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 650 military records available for the last name Llewelyn. For the veterans among your Llewelyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Llewelyn Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Llewelyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Llewelyn in 1948 was 43, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Llewelyn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Llewelyn 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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