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De Waal Name Meaning

Dutch: ethnic name for a Walloon, Middle Dutch Wale (ultimately from a Germanic word meaning ‘foreign’) + the definite article de.

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

Similar surnames: De Haas, De Haan, De Raad, De Laet, De Kam, De Hart, De Valk, De Wall

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Where is the De Waal family from?

You can see how De Waal families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Waal family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most De Waal families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 De Waal families living in Florida. This was about 67% of all the recorded De Waal's in the USA. Florida had the highest population of De Waal families in 1880.
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What did your De Waal ancestors do for a living?

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


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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Waal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Waal 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 642 immigration records available for the last name De Waal. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name De Waal. For the veterans among your De Waal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average De Waal lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2002, in the United States, De Waal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for De Waal in 1957 was 44, and 67 in 2002.

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