Widom Family History

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Widom 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: Kido, Eidem, Odom, Dom, Sidor, Wisdom, Wixom, Windom, Idol, Isom

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Widom Family Origin

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Widom Family Occupations

What did your Widom ancestors do for a living?

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

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Widom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 534 census records available for the last name Widom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Widom 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Widom. 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 53 military records available for the last name Widom. For the veterans among your Widom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Widom Life Expectancy

What is the average Widom lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2001, in the United States, Widom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Widom in 1954 was 48, and 86 in 2001.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Widom 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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