Winden Family History

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Winden Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places so named in Germany and Switzerland.

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


Similar surnames: Minden, Linden, Wilden, Winder, Linde, Zindel, Winkel, Welden, Lingen

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Winden Family Origin

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Winden Family Occupations

What did your Winden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Labor and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winden. A less common occupation for the Winden family was Tailor. The most common Winden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Winden's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farm Labor

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Tailor

    9%

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

Winden Historical Records

What Winden family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Winden Life Expectancy

What is the average Winden lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Winden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Winden in 1960 was 73, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winden 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.

Famous Winden Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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