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Southworth Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Cheshire (formerly in Lancashire), so named from Old English suð ‘south’ + worð ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Southwood, Rushworth, Molesworth, Southgate, Shuttleworth, Woodworth

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Southworth Family Origin

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Southworth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Going To School

    10%
  • Merchant

    10%
  • Artist

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Southworth. The most common Southworth occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Southworth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Southworth family was Artist.

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Southworth Historical Records

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Southworth Life Expectancy

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