Wodrich Family History

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Wodrich Name Meaning

North German: unflattering nickname from Middle Low German woderik ‘madman’, ‘tyrant’.

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

Similar surnames: Woodrich, Rich, Goldrich, Woodrick, Horsch, Rodich, Goodrich

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Wodrich Family Origin

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Wodrich Family Occupations

What did your Wodrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wodrich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wodrich's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wodrich family was Keeps House. Farmer, Deals In Clothing and Fireman In Distillery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wodrich.

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  • Farmer

  • Deals In Clothing

  • Fireman In Distillery

  • Keeps House


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

Wodrich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wodrich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wodrich 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 575 immigration records available for the last name Wodrich. 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 258 military records available for the last name Wodrich. For the veterans among your Wodrich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wodrich Life Expectancy

What is the average Wodrich lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wodrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Wodrich in 1963 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wodrich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wodrich 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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