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Wheeling Family Origin

Where is the Wheeling family from?

Wheeling Family Occupations

What did your Wheeling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wheeling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Wheeling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wheeling family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wheeling.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Wheeling Historical Records

What Wheeling family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wheeling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wheeling census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wheeling

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wheeling. 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 Wheeling. For the veterans among your Wheeling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wheeling Life Expectancy

What is the average Wheeling lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Wheeling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Wheeling in 1951 was 42, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wheeling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wheeling 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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