Whitenack Family History

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Whitenack Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; perhaps an Americanized form of German Weidknecht (see Whiteknight).

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

Similar surnames: Whitener, Whitehair, Whitenight, Whitesell, Whitesel, Whiteman, Henck

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Whitenack Family Origin

Where is the Whitenack family from?

Whitenack Family Occupations

What did your Whitenack ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whitenack family was Day Laborer. The most common Whitenack occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Whitenack's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitenack.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Day Laborer


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

Whitenack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Whitenack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whitenack 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 200 immigration records available for the last name Whitenack. 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 866 military records available for the last name Whitenack. For the veterans among your Whitenack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Whitenack Life Expectancy

What is the average Whitenack lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Whitenack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Whitenack in 1953 was 59, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whitenack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whitenack 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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