Newbold Family History

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Newbold Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a newly constructed dwelling, from Middle English newe ‘new’ + bold ‘building’. There are several places (in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Lancashire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire, and Worcestershire) named with the same elements in Old English (neowe + bold), and the surname may also be derived from any or all of them.

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

Similar surnames: Bold, Newland, Penfold, Newby, Newborn, Wold, Newport, Newbill

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Newbold Family Origin

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Newbold Family Occupations

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In 1881, Seamstress and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Newbold. The most common Newbold occupation in Canada was Seamstress. 50% of Newbold's were Seamstresss.

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  • Seamstress

  • Servant


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Newbold Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 44,000 census records available for the last name Newbold. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newbold 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Newbold. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Newbold. For the veterans among your Newbold ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newbold Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Newbold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Newbold in 1948 was 55, and 73 in 2004.

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