Nordwall Family History

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Nordwall Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements nord ‘north’ + vall ‘bank’.

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


Similar surnames: Nordell, Nordahl, Nordholm, Nordmark, Norrell, Norell, Nordland

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Nordwall Family Origin

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Nordwall Family Occupations

What did your Nordwall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nordwall occupation in the USA was Bookkeeper. 20% of Nordwall's were Bookkeepers. Bookkeeper, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nordwall. A less common occupation for the Nordwall family was Farmer.

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  • Bookkeeper

    20%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%

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

Nordwall Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nordwall Life Expectancy

What is the average Nordwall lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Nordwall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Nordwall in 1963 was 67, and 23 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nordwall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nordwall 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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