Newhall Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Newhall Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English newe ‘new’ + hall ‘hall’, denoting someone who lived by or worked in a newly built hall or manor house, or possibly a habitational name from any of various minor places so named (from Old English niwe + hall), for example in Cheshire and Derbyshire.

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

Similar surnames: Newham, Newbold, Newland, Dowdall, Sewell, Pownall, Newark, Newnham

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Newhall Family Origin

Where is the Newhall family from?

Newhall Family Occupations

What did your Newhall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Detective Police and Hotel Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Newhall. The most common Newhall occupation in Canada was Detective Police. 50% of Newhall's were Detective Polices.

View Census data for Newhall | Data not to scale

  • Detective Police

  • Hotel Keeper


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

Newhall Historical Records

What Newhall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Newhall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newhall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Newhall

Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Newhall. 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.

View all Newhall immigration records

Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Newhall. For the veterans among your Newhall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Newhall military records

You've only scratched the surface of Newhall family history.

Newhall Life Expectancy

What is the average Newhall lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Newhall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Newhall in 1953 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newhall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newhall 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.

Look up another name