Widhelm Family History

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Widhelm Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Wilhelm, Widhalm, Helm, Kidwell, Rishell, Fishel, Michel, Riddell

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Widhelm Family Origin

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Widhelm Family Occupations

What did your Widhelm ancestors do for a living?

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

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Widhelm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 74 census records available for the last name Widhelm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Widhelm 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Widhelm. 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 25 military records available for the last name Widhelm. For the veterans among your Widhelm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Widhelm Life Expectancy

What is the average Widhelm lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2004, in the United States, Widhelm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Widhelm in 1973 was 56, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Widhelm 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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