Wolbach Family History

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Wolbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place named with bach ‘stream’ as the last element.

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

Similar surnames: Holbach, Goldbach, Kalbach, Albach, Loebach, Rombach, Halbach

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Wolbach Family Origin

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Wolbach Family Occupations

What did your Wolbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wolbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Wolbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolbach. A less common occupation for the Wolbach family was Clergyman.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Carpet Weaver

  • Clergyman


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

Wolbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wolbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolbach 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 302 immigration records available for the last name Wolbach. 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 487 military records available for the last name Wolbach. For the veterans among your Wolbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolbach lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wolbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Wolbach in 1962 was 72, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wolbach 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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