Wagenseil Family History

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Wagenseil 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: Gensel, Mansell, Gesell, Hensell, Ravenel, Ansell, Ravenell, Sensel

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Wagenseil Family Origin

Where is the Wagenseil family from?

Wagenseil Family Occupations

What did your Wagenseil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wagenseil family was Tailor. The most common Wagenseil occupation in the USA was Clerk In Clothing Store. 25% of Wagenseil's were Clerk In Clothing Stores. Clerk In Clothing Store, Jewelers Rouge Manuf. and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wagenseil.

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  • Clerk In Clothing Store

    25%
  • Jewelers Rouge Manuf.

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

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

Wagenseil Historical Records

What Wagenseil family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 275 census records available for the last name Wagenseil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wagenseil census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wagenseil

Passenger List

There are 224 immigration records available for the last name Wagenseil. 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 Card

There are 231 military records available for the last name Wagenseil. For the veterans among your Wagenseil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wagenseil Life Expectancy

What is the average Wagenseil lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wagenseil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Wagenseil in 1963 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wagenseil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wagenseil ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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