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Dewald Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Diebold, from Middle High German Dietbold, from Old High German diot ‘people’, ‘nation’ + bald ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Dewart, Ewald, Seewald, Wald, Howald, Wall, Berwald, Oswald, Seward

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Dewald Family Origin

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Dewald Family Occupations

What did your Dewald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dewald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dewald's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dewald family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewald.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Dewald Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dewald ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dewald Life Expectancy

What is the average Dewald lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Dewald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dewald in 1940 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dewald 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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