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Wenerstrom Family History

Wenerstrom Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Wennerstrom, Wenstrom, Sederstrom, Cederstrom, Segerstrom, Renstrom

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Where is the Wenerstrom family from?

You can see how Wenerstrom families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wenerstrom family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Wenerstrom families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Wenerstrom family living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Wenerstrom's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Wenerstrom families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wenerstrom surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wenerstrom ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wenerstrom ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 70 census records available for the last name Wenerstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wenerstrom census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 23 immigration records available for the last name Wenerstrom. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 14 military records available for the last name Wenerstrom. For the veterans among your Wenerstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wenerstrom lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Wenerstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Wenerstrom in 1967 was 91, and 57 in 2004.

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