Waldinger Family History

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Waldinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Walding in Upper Austria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Wald ‘forest’ + the suffix -inger.

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

Similar surnames: Baldinger, Wallinger, Waldner, Aldinger, Weininger, Salinger

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Waldinger Family Origin

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Waldinger Family Occupations

What did your Waldinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Waldinger family was Shoemaker. Laborer, Cabinet Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waldinger. The most common Waldinger occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Waldinger's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Keeping House

  • Shoemaker


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

Waldinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Waldinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waldinger 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 623 immigration records available for the last name Waldinger. 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 621 military records available for the last name Waldinger. For the veterans among your Waldinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waldinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Waldinger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Waldinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Waldinger in 1962 was 44, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waldinger 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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