Windom Family History

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Windom Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Windham.

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


Similar surnames: Wixom, Rondo, Wingo, Winsor, Winton, Lindor, Windham, Wilham, Lundon

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Windom Family Origin

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Windom Family Occupations

What did your Windom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Windom family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Windom. The most common Windom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Windom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Windom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Windom Life Expectancy

What is the average Windom lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Windom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Windom in 1944 was 28, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Windom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Windom 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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