Waiau Family History

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Waiau 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: Raia, Maia, Naidu, Gaia, Saia, Viau, Faia, Daviau, Palau, Karau

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Waiau Family Origin

Where is the Waiau family from?

Waiau Family Occupations

What did your Waiau ancestors do for a living?

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

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Waiau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 155 census records available for the last name Waiau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waiau census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 33 immigration records available for the last name Waiau. 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 58 military records available for the last name Waiau. For the veterans among your Waiau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waiau Life Expectancy

What is the average Waiau lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2002, in the United States, Waiau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Waiau in 1959 was 38, and 60 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waiau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waiau 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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