Windholz Family History

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Windholz Name Meaning

German: topographic name from a field name composed of Middle High German wint ‘wind’ + holz ‘wood’.

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

Similar surnames: Eichholz, Windhorst, Kienholz, Birkholz, Winkel, Eickholt, Wachholz

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Windholz Family Origin

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Windholz Family Occupations

What did your Windholz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Windholz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Windholz's were Farmers. Farmer and Restaurant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Windholz.

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  • Farmer

  • Restaurant


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

Windholz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Windholz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Windholz 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 240 immigration records available for the last name Windholz. 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 202 military records available for the last name Windholz. For the veterans among your Windholz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Windholz Life Expectancy

What is the average Windholz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Windholz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Windholz in 1958 was 38, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Windholz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Windholz 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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