Wolbert Family History

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Wolbert Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wolf ‘wolf’ or walt ‘power’, ‘might’ + berht ‘bright’.

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

Similar surnames: Wolber, Wilbert, Wolpert, Colbert, Holbert, Wolfert, Tolbert, Gobert

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Wolbert Family Origin

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Wolbert Family Occupations

What did your Wolbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolbert. The most common Wolbert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Wolbert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wolbert family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Wolbert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Wolbert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolbert 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 397 immigration records available for the last name Wolbert. 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 Wolbert. For the veterans among your Wolbert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolbert lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Wolbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wolbert in 1945 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wolbert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wolbert 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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