Waldon Family History

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Waldon Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Walden.

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

Similar surnames: Wolden, Walden, Baldon, Waldo, Weadon, Bardon, Waldron, Tallon

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Waldon Family Origin

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Waldon Family Occupations

What did your Waldon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Waldon family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waldon. The most common Waldon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Waldon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Waldon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Waldon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waldon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Waldon. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Waldon. For the veterans among your Waldon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waldon Life Expectancy

What is the average Waldon lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Waldon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Waldon in 1945 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waldon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waldon 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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