Waltermire Family History

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Waltermire Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Walthermeyer, a distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) whose name was Walther.

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

Similar surnames: Walterman, Daubenmire, Waterman, Facemire, Walter, Alterman, Aleshire

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Waltermire Family Origin

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Waltermire Family Occupations

What did your Waltermire ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waltermire. A less common occupation for the Waltermire family was Agt. School Books. The most common Waltermire occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Waltermire's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Agt. School Books


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

Waltermire Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Waltermire. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waltermire 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Waltermire. 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 512 military records available for the last name Waltermire. For the veterans among your Waltermire ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waltermire Life Expectancy

What is the average Waltermire lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Waltermire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Waltermire in 1958 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waltermire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waltermire 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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