Whitacre Family History

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Whitacre Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Whitaker.

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


Similar surnames: Whitmore, Whitcher, Whitler, Weare, Whiteaker, Hayre, Whittle

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Whitacre Family Origin

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Whitacre Family Occupations

What did your Whitacre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitacre. A less common occupation for the Whitacre family was Farming. The most common Whitacre occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Whitacre's were Farmers.

View Census data for Whitacre | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Whitacre Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Whitacre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whitacre 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 Whitacre

Passenger List

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

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Whitacre Life Expectancy

What is the average Whitacre lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Whitacre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Whitacre in 1950 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whitacre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whitacre 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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