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Waffle Family History

Waffle Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of Dutch Waffel, a metonymic occupational name for a pastrycook.

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

16,615 Historical Documents with Waffle on Ancestry.com
2,697 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
719 Military Records
118 Immigration Records
4,760 Census and Voter Lists
8,321 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Waffle Families

  • Number of Waffle families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Waffle last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Waffle last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Waffle census records

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Waffle Family Origin

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Waffle Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Waffle

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Waffle Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Waffle census records

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Waffle Civil War Service Records

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