Widhalm Family History

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Widhalm Name Meaning

South German (Austrian): variant of the Germanic personal name Withelm, from witu ‘wood’ or wig ‘battle’ + helm ‘helmet’.

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

Similar surnames: Wilhelm, Winham, Halm, Witham, Windholz, Wilharm, Wilm, Wilham

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Widhalm Family Origin

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Widhalm Family Occupations

What did your Widhalm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Widhalm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Widhalm's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Widhalm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 415 census records available for the last name Widhalm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Widhalm 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Widhalm. 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 240 military records available for the last name Widhalm. For the veterans among your Widhalm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Widhalm Life Expectancy

What is the average Widhalm lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Widhalm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Widhalm in 1959 was 56, and 60 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Widhalm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Widhalm 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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