Walck Family History

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Walck Name Meaning

German: variant of Walker or Walch.

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

Similar surnames: Walk, Walch, Falck, Waack, Wack, Wallick, Walde, Zwack, Hack, Folck

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Walck Family Origin

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Walck Family Occupations

What did your Walck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Walck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Walck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Walck family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walck.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith


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

Walck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Walck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walck 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 603 immigration records available for the last name Walck. 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 Walck. For the veterans among your Walck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walck Life Expectancy

What is the average Walck lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Walck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Walck in 1954 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walck 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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