Westerholm Family History

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Westerholm Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements väster ‘western’ + holm ‘islet’, ‘small island’.

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


Similar surnames: Osterholm, Cederholm, Soderholm, Westerdahl, Westergren, Seaholm

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Westerholm Family Origin

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Westerholm Family Occupations

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Westerholm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 817 census records available for the last name Westerholm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Westerholm 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

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Draft Card

There are 308 military records available for the last name Westerholm. For the veterans among your Westerholm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Westerholm Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Westerholm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Westerholm in 1963 was 86, and 93 in 2004.

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