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Wactor Family History

Wactor Name Meaning
Origin unidentified. HEG gives Waktor as Jewish. See also Vanvactor.

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

13,483 Historical Documents with Wactor on Ancestry.com
1,309 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
294 Military Records
69 Immigration Records
1,418 Census and Voter Lists
10,393 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wactor Families

  • Number of Wactor families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wactor families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wactor last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Wactor Family Origin

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Wactor Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Wactor

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Wactor Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wactor census records

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Wactor Civil War Service Records

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