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Womble Family History

Womble Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Wombwell in South Yorkshire, named with the Old English byname Wamba meaning ‘belly’ (or this word used in a transferred topographical sense) + Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

139,097 Historical Documents with Womble on Ancestry
27,249 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,761 Military Records
443 Immigration Records
13,934 Census and Voter Lists
92,710 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Womble Families

  • Number of Womble families
     58 - 114
     20 - 57
     1 - 19
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Womble families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Womble last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Womble census records

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Womble Family Origin

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Womble Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Womble

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Womble Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Womble census records

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Womble Civil War Service Records

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