Wille Family History

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Wille Name Meaning

German: from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names beginning Willi-, as for example, Willibrant, Willihart.

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


Similar surnames: Will, Willer, Welle, Gille, Wills, Wible, Hille, Willy, Pille, Ille

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Wille Family Origin

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Wille Family Occupations

What did your Wille ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wille occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wille's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wille. A less common occupation for the Wille family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Wille Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wille. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wille 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wille. 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 Wille. For the veterans among your Wille ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wille Life Expectancy

What is the average Wille lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Wille life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Wille in 1949 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wille

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wille 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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