Windt Family History

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Windt Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sindt, Gindt, Kindt, Mindt, Lindt, Rindt, Linde, Kind, Lind, Wind

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Windt Family Origin

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Windt Family Occupations

What did your Windt ancestors do for a living?

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

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Windt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Windt Life Expectancy

What is the average Windt lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Windt 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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Famous Windt Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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