Heatwole Family History

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Heatwole Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hütwohl, possibly a nickname for a good shepherd or guard, from Middle High German hüet (imperative of hüeten ‘to guard’) + wol ‘well’.

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


Similar surnames: Carwile, Hettler, Weagle, Keadle, Reagle, Eakle, Heagle, Hatler

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Heatwole Family Origin

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Heatwole Family Occupations

What did your Heatwole ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heatwole. The most common Heatwole occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Heatwole's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heatwole family was Carpinter.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Carpinter

    4%

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

Heatwole Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heatwole Life Expectancy

What is the average Heatwole lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Heatwole life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Heatwole in 1957 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heatwole 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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