Wohlers Family History

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Wohlers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Wohler.

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

Similar surnames: Wohlert, Wohler, Wahlers, Ehlers, Wolters, Ahlers, Wouters, Willers

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Wohlers Family Origin

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Wohlers Family Occupations

What did your Wohlers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wohlers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Wohlers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wohlers family was Dairyman. Farmer, Butcher and Cutter In Shoe Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wohlers.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Cutter In Shoe Factory

  • Dairyman


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

Wohlers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wohlers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wohlers 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Wohlers. 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 Wohlers. For the veterans among your Wohlers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wohlers Life Expectancy

What is the average Wohlers lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Wohlers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Wohlers in 1956 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wohlers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wohlers 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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