Wasinger Family History

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Wasinger Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name for someone from a place called Wasungen in Thuringia.

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


Similar surnames: Dasinger, Basinger, Wallinger, Avinger, Waldinger, Wanninger

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Wasinger Family Origin

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Wasinger Family Occupations

What did your Wasinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wasinger family was R.R. Conductor. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wasinger. The most common Wasinger occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 40% of Wasinger's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • R.R. Conductor

    20%

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

Wasinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wasinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Wasinger lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Wasinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Wasinger in 1959 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wasinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wasinger 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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