Newsham Family History

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Newsham Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): variant of Newsome.

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


Similar surnames: Newsom, Newsum, Esham, Newham, Newnam, Renshaw, Newnham, Eastham

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Newsham Family Origin

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Newsham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Machinist

    14%
  • Architect

    5%
  • County Clerk

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Machinist and Architect were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newsham. The most common Newsham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Newsham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Newsham family was County Clerk.

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Newsham Historical Records

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Newsham Life Expectancy

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Famous Newsham Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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