Skip to content
  • Start your family tree

Origins of the Inwood surname

A collage of historical images including two family portraits and a postcard of people boarding a ship

About the Inwoods

We have a total number of 9146 records for people with the last name Inwood.

Find out more about your family in our records

or try an advanced search

I’ve managed to trace back to the mid-1500s! I can’t believe it! Utterly engrossing and I have uncovered some quite moving and heartbreaking stories attached to various ancestors. You don’t need any qualifications to start - just time patience, and some information.

SS
Stuart
TrustPilot review
1 of 3

Start your family tree

Trace your family back in time. Make new discoveries and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Inwoods.

Sign up to get started

Delve deeper into the Inwood family's history

Where do most Inwoods live?

In 1921, most Inwoods lived in London.


Census records trace your ancestors through each generation, so you can follow where your relatives lived through each decade.

Interesting facts about Inwoods

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 8,310 records for the Inwood surname. The oldest one dates back to 1559.

Who were Inwoods most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Clarks

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Inwoods.

What are the most common Inwood first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Inwood family members

Common jobs for Inwoods

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Inwoods in 1921
Dressmaker

34

Laundress

30

Domestic Servant

22

General Servant

20

General Servant Domestic

15

Common Male occupations for Inwoods in 1921
Carpenter

83

Agricultural Labourer

57

General Labourer

39

Wheelwright

31

Farm Labourer

29

An image of a census transcript and a picture of a dairy farmer holding two milk jugs

Census records provide incredible detail on names, ages, marital statuses, occupations and more.

We found over 12,000 family trees with the Inwood surname

Trace your family back in time and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Inwoods.

Search for a relative in our family trees

Share your discoveries

Start your family history journey

Start free trial

Start free trial