Waak Family History

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Waak Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Waack.

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


Similar surnames: Wack, Walk, Wank, Haak, Waack, Wang, Knaak, Haaf, Waid, Wage

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Waak Family Origin

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Waak Family Occupations

What did your Waak ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Waak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Waak's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Waak Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Waak Life Expectancy

What is the average Waak lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Waak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Waak in 1958 was 42, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waak 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.

Famous Waak Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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