Willauer Family History

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Willauer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Willau in the Rhineland.

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

Similar surnames: Willner, Hallauer, Giller, Diller, Lindauer, Dilsaver, Klauer

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Willauer Family Origin

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Willauer Family Occupations

What did your Willauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willauer. A less common occupation for the Willauer family was Blacksmith. The most common Willauer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Willauer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith


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

Willauer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Willauer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Willauer 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 252 immigration records available for the last name Willauer. 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 388 military records available for the last name Willauer. For the veterans among your Willauer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Willauer Life Expectancy

What is the average Willauer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Willauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Willauer in 1962 was 78, and 96 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Willauer 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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