Willows Family History

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Willows Name Meaning

English: variant of Willow.

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

Similar surnames: Willow, Swallows, Willey, Dillow, Pillow, Willes, Billow, Willams

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Willows Family Origin

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Willows Family Occupations

What did your Willows ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Willows. 21% of Willows men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Willows women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Willows were Carpenter and Manager Farming

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Carton Maker
  • Help Mother
  • Manager Farming

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Willows Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Willows. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Willows 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 875 immigration records available for the last name Willows. 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 798 military records available for the last name Willows. For the veterans among your Willows ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Willows Life Expectancy

What is the average Willows lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Willows life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Willows in 1963 was 79, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Willows

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Willows 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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