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Windecker Family History

Windecker Name Meaning
South German: habitational name for someone from any of the numerous places named Windeck.

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

25,557 Historical Documents with Windecker on Ancestry.com
4,956 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
462 Military Records
428 Immigration Records
2,258 Census and Voter Lists
17,453 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Windecker Families

  • Number of Windecker families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Windecker last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Windecker last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Windecker census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Windecker 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 Windecker families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Windecker Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Windecker

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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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Windecker Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Windecker census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Windecker ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Windecker Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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