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Wolfenbarger Family History

Wolfenbarger Name Meaning
Altered form of Swiss German Wolfensberger, a habitational name for someone from an unidentified place called Wolfensberg.

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

72,467 Historical Documents with Wolfenbarger on Ancestry
7,405 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,088 Military Records
25 Immigration Records
4,478 Census and Voter Lists
59,471 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wolfenbarger Families

  • Number of Wolfenbarger families
     32 - 62
     11 - 31
     1 - 10
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wolfenbarger families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wolfenbarger last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Wolfenbarger Family Origin

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Wolfenbarger Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wolfenbarger census records

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Wolfenbarger Civil War Service Records

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