Wohlert Family History

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Wohlert Name Meaning

North German: from the Germanic personal name form Wolhart, composed of the elements wol ‘well’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Wohler, Ehlert, Willert, Wolfert, Ahlert, Wolbert, Hockert, Wolpert

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Wohlert Family Origin

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Wohlert Family Occupations

What did your Wohlert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wohlert. A less common occupation for the Wohlert family was Tailor. The most common Wohlert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Wohlert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Shoe Maker

  • Tailor


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

Wohlert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wohlert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wohlert 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 846 immigration records available for the last name Wohlert. 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 446 military records available for the last name Wohlert. For the veterans among your Wohlert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wohlert Life Expectancy

What is the average Wohlert lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wohlert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Wohlert in 1963 was 77, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wohlert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wohlert 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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