Willaman Family History

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Willaman Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of William.

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


Similar surnames: Wellman, Sillman, Willan, Billman, Gillman, Milliman, Wallman

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Willaman Family Origin

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Willaman Family Occupations

What did your Willaman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Willaman occupation in the USA was Carriage Maker. 14% of Willaman's were Carriage Makers. A less common occupation for the Willaman family was Grain Merchant. Carriage Maker, D. G. Merchant and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willaman.

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  • Carriage Maker

    14%
  • D. G. Merchant

    14%
  • Druggist

    14%
  • Grain Merchant

    14%

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

Willaman Historical Records

What Willaman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Willaman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Willaman 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 Willaman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Willaman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Willaman. For the veterans among your Willaman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Willaman Life Expectancy

What is the average Willaman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Willaman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Willaman in 1953 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Willaman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Willaman 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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