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Where is the Wolter family from?
You can see how Wolter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wolter family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wolter families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Wolter families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Wolter's in USA. New York had the highest population of Wolter families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wolter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Wolter. 22% of Wolter men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Wolter women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wolter were Clerk and Stenographer. .