Windus Family History

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Windus Name Meaning

English: variant of Winders.

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


Similar surnames: Windes, Wines, Wilgus, Wildes, Wind, Winks, Hindes, Winbush, Hinds

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Windus Family Origin

Where is the Windus family from?

Windus Family Occupations

What did your Windus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Windus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Windus's were Farmers. Farmer, Boot And Shoe Shop and Boot And Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Windus. A less common occupation for the Windus family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Boot And Shoe Shop

    8%
  • Boot And Shoemaker

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%

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

Windus Historical Records

What Windus family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Windus Life Expectancy

What is the average Windus lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Windus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Windus in 1955 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Windus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Windus 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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