Walterscheid Family History

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Walterscheid Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so called in the Rhineland.

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

Similar surnames: Manderscheid, Petersheim, Nettesheim, Winterstein, Larscheid

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Walterscheid Family Origin

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Walterscheid Family Occupations

What did your Walterscheid ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Walterscheid occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Walterscheid's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


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Walterscheid Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 899 census records available for the last name Walterscheid. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walterscheid 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Walterscheid. 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 153 military records available for the last name Walterscheid. For the veterans among your Walterscheid ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walterscheid Life Expectancy

What is the average Walterscheid lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Walterscheid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Walterscheid in 1957 was 47, and 66 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walterscheid 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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