Wallenhorst Family History

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Wallenhorst Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Wallenhorst in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Walkenhorst, Batenhorst, Kallenberg, Wellendorf, Weghorst, Haselhorst

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Wallenhorst Family Origin

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Wallenhorst Family Occupations

What did your Wallenhorst ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wallenhorst family was Laborer. Carpenter, Engineer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wallenhorst. The most common Wallenhorst occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Wallenhorst's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Engineer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Wallenhorst Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wallenhorst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wallenhorst 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wallenhorst. 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 Wallenhorst. For the veterans among your Wallenhorst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wallenhorst Life Expectancy

What is the average Wallenhorst lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wallenhorst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Wallenhorst in 1963 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wallenhorst

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wallenhorst 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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