Waldrum Family History

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Waldrum Name Meaning

English: variant of Waldron.

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

Similar surnames: Waldrup, Waldren, Waldron, Waldroup, Waldrep, Waldrip, Woodrum

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Waldrum Family Origin

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Waldrum Family Occupations

What did your Waldrum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm On Shares and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waldrum. A less common occupation for the Waldrum family was Keeps House. The most common Waldrum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Waldrum's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm On Shares

  • Farming

  • Keeps House


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

Waldrum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Waldrum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waldrum 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 152 immigration records available for the last name Waldrum. 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 374 military records available for the last name Waldrum. For the veterans among your Waldrum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waldrum Life Expectancy

What is the average Waldrum lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Waldrum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Waldrum in 1962 was 73, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waldrum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waldrum 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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