Walburn Family History

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Walburn Name Meaning

English: from Old French Walebron (Langlois).

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

Similar surnames: Kilburn, Walburg, Wilburn, Colburn, Albury, Milburn, Welburn, Alborn

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Walburn Family Origin

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Walburn Family Occupations

What did your Walburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Walburn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Walburn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walburn. A less common occupation for the Walburn family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Walburn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Walburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walburn 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 336 immigration records available for the last name Walburn. 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 Walburn. For the veterans among your Walburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Walburn lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Walburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Walburn in 1956 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walburn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walburn 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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