Wallerstedt Family History

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Wallerstedt Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name formed from a place-name element vall ‘grazing ground’, ‘pasture’ + stedt ‘place’ (of German origin). The infix er- is originally German, but not uncommon in newly formed Swedish surnames.

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

Similar surnames: Carlstedt, Ahlstedt, Wallerstein, Lundstedt, Wallgren, Winterstein

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Wallerstedt Family Origin

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Wallerstedt Family Occupations

What did your Wallerstedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wallerstedt occupation in the USA was Druggist. 100% of Wallerstedt's were Druggists.

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Wallerstedt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 799 census records available for the last name Wallerstedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wallerstedt 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 266 immigration records available for the last name Wallerstedt. 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 159 military records available for the last name Wallerstedt. For the veterans among your Wallerstedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wallerstedt Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wallerstedt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wallerstedt in 1957 was 29, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wallerstedt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wallerstedt 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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