Wahlers Family History

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Wahlers Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Wahler 1.

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

Similar surnames: Ahlers, Wohlers, Wahlert, Wahls, Walters, Ehlers, Willers, Ahles

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Wahlers Family Origin

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Wahlers Family Occupations

What did your Wahlers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wahlers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Wahlers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wahlers family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wahlers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner


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

Wahlers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wahlers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wahlers 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 842 immigration records available for the last name Wahlers. 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 522 military records available for the last name Wahlers. For the veterans among your Wahlers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wahlers Life Expectancy

What is the average Wahlers lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wahlers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Wahlers in 1962 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wahlers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wahlers 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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