Waterstradt Family History

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Waterstradt Name Meaning

Dutch or North German: topographic name (also Watterstradt ‘water street’) for someone who lived by the water or along a canal; or a habitational name from Waterstraat in East Flanders, Belgium, which was carried over to Pennsylvania as the place name Waterstreet.

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


Similar surnames: Overstreet, Waterman, Verstraete, Altstadt, Langstraat, Bierstedt

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Waterstradt Family Origin

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Waterstradt Family Occupations

What did your Waterstradt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Waterstradt. The most common Waterstradt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Waterstradt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%

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Waterstradt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Waterstradt Life Expectancy

What is the average Waterstradt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Waterstradt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Waterstradt in 1962 was 74, and 70 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waterstradt 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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