Winchenbach Family History

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Winchenbach Name Meaning

German: probably an Americanized form of Wenzenbach, a habitational name from a place of this name in Bavaria or from Wünschenbach in eastern Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Reichenbach, Luckenbach, Fischbach, Erpenbach, Rickenbach, Achenbach

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Winchenbach Family Origin

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Winchenbach Family Occupations

What did your Winchenbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Winchenbach family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winchenbach. The most common Winchenbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Winchenbach's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Fisherman

  • Keeping House


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Winchenbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Winchenbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winchenbach 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 49 immigration records available for the last name Winchenbach. 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 671 military records available for the last name Winchenbach. For the veterans among your Winchenbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winchenbach Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Winchenbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Winchenbach in 1962 was 81, and 83 in 2004.

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