Wallander Family History

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Wallander Name Meaning

Swedish: variant of Wall, with the addition of the suffix -ander, from Greek aner, andros ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Callander, Welander, Allinder, Thelander, Bolander, Molander

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Wallander Family Origin

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Wallander Family Occupations

What did your Wallander ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Clergyman, Clerk In Fish Market and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wallander. A less common occupation for the Wallander family was Laborer. The most common Wallander occupation in the USA was Clergyman. 25% of Wallander's were Clergymans.

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  • Clergyman

  • Clerk In Fish Market

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Wallander Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wallander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wallander 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 769 immigration records available for the last name Wallander. 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 275 military records available for the last name Wallander. For the veterans among your Wallander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wallander Life Expectancy

What is the average Wallander lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Wallander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wallander in 1947 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wallander

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wallander 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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