Vollrath Family History

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Vollrath Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements folk ‘people’ + rat ‘council’.

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


Similar surnames: Volland, Volkert, Milbrath, Kollath, Morath, Porath, Goldbach

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Vollrath Family Origin

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Vollrath Family Occupations

What did your Vollrath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vollrath family was Grocer. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vollrath. The most common Vollrath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Vollrath's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Grocer

    5%

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

Vollrath Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Vollrath Life Expectancy

What is the average Vollrath lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Vollrath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Vollrath in 1949 was 27, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vollrath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vollrath 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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