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Whetstine Family History

Whetstine Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Wettstein.

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

20,502 Historical Documents with Whetstine on Ancestry.com
3,465 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
605 Military Records
45 Immigration Records
3,400 Census and Voter Lists
12,987 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Whetstine Families

  • Number of Whetstine families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Whetstine families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Whetstine last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Whetstine census records

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Whetstine Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Whetstine families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Whetstine Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Whetstine families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Whetstine

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Whetstine Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Whetstine census records

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Whetstine Civil War Service Records

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