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Womack Family History

Womack Name Meaning
English: unexplained. The surname is well established in England (Yorkshire and Norfolk) as well as North America, and there is a Womack Water in Norfolk, but the name remains unexplained. It may possibly be connected with Dutch Walmack, from Middle Dutch walmac(k)e ‘twig’, ‘faggot’, applied as a nickname for a thin person.

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

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124,356 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
16,959 Military Records
2,086 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Womack Families

  • Number of Womack families
     169 - 336
     57 - 168
     1 - 56
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Womack families
     180 - 358
     61 - 179
     1 - 60
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Womack families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Womack Family Origin

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Womack Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Womack

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Womack Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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