Niewald Family History

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Niewald Name Meaning

North German: from a Low German variant of German Neuwald ‘new forest’.

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


Similar surnames: Nieland, Seewald, Ostwald, Fennewald, Niekamp, Dewald, Berwald

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Niewald Family Origin

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Niewald Family Occupations

What did your Niewald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Niewald. The most common Niewald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Niewald's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%

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Niewald Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Niewald Life Expectancy

What is the average Niewald lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Niewald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Niewald in 1958 was 30, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niewald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niewald 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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