Von Wald Family History

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Von Wald Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a forest, Middle High German walt or from any of several places named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Vorwald, Howald, Von Feldt, Gronewold, Van Dale, Wald, Grunwald

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Von Wald Family Origin

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Von Wald Family Occupations

What did your Von Wald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Von Wald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Von Wald's were Farmers. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Von Wald. A less common occupation for the Von Wald family was Wagon Maker.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Wagon Maker

    20%

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

Von Wald Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Von Wald Life Expectancy

What is the average Von Wald lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Von Wald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Von Wald in 1966 was 76, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Von Wald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Von Wald 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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