Welburn Family History

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Welburn Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Welborn.

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

Similar surnames: Welbourn, Welborne, Willburn, Wilbur, Wellborn, Wellman, Welborn

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Welburn Family Origin

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Welburn Family Occupations

What did your Welburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Welburn family was House Keeping. The most common Welburn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Welburn's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Domestic Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Welburn.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Domestic Servant

  • House Keeping


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

Welburn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Welburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Welburn 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 583 immigration records available for the last name Welburn. 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 968 military records available for the last name Welburn. For the veterans among your Welburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Welburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Welburn lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Welburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Welburn in 1962 was 65, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Welburn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Welburn 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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