Windmiller Family History

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Windmiller Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Windmüller, an occupational name for a miller (see Muller).

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


Similar surnames: Winemiller, Kitzmiller, Weismiller, Reinmiller, Eidemiller, Aumiller

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Windmiller Family Origin

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Windmiller Family Occupations

What did your Windmiller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Windmiller. A less common occupation for the Windmiller family was Farmer-Sheep Raiser. The most common Windmiller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Windmiller's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farmer-Sheep Raiser

    6%

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

Windmiller Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Windmiller Life Expectancy

What is the average Windmiller lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Windmiller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Windmiller in 1960 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Windmiller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Windmiller 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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