Wilbrandt Family History

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Wilbrandt 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: Milbrandt, Brandt, Hillebrandt, Hildebrandt, Hiltbrand, Brand

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Wilbrandt Family Origin

Where is the Wilbrandt family from?

Wilbrandt Family Occupations

What did your Wilbrandt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Dry Goods & Grocer and Liquor Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wilbrandt. The most common Wilbrandt occupation in the USA was Dry Goods & Grocer. 50% of Wilbrandt's were Dry Goods & Grocers.

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  • Dry Goods & Grocer

  • Liquor Store


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

Wilbrandt Historical Records

What Wilbrandt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 637 census records available for the last name Wilbrandt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilbrandt 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 Wilbrandt

Passenger List

There are 91 immigration records available for the last name Wilbrandt. 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 Wilbrandt. For the veterans among your Wilbrandt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilbrandt Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilbrandt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wilbrandt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Wilbrandt in 1963 was 73, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilbrandt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilbrandt 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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