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Greenwalt Family History

Greenwalt Name Meaning
Partly Americanized form of German and Jewish Grün(e)wald (see Grunwald).

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

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11,613 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,849 Military Records
434 Immigration Records
10,189 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Greenwalt Families

  • Number of Greenwalt families
     46 - 90
     16 - 45
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Greenwalt families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Greenwalt last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Greenwalt Family Origin

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Greenwalt Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Greenwalt

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Greenwalt Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Greenwalt census records

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Greenwalt Civil War Service Records

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