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Woell Family History

Woell Name Meaning

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

3,581 Historical Documents with Woell on Ancestry.com
1,220 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
182 Military Records
123 Immigration Records
1,091 Census and Voter Lists
965 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Woell Families

  • Number of Woell families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Woell families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Woell last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Woell census records

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

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Woell Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Woell 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 Woell

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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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Woell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Woell census records

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Woell Civil War Service Records

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