Wolven Family History

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Wolven Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Wulfwine ‘wolf friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Wooten, Holden, Colden, Woolen, Wollen, Wolfer, Wilden, Golden, Olden

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Wolven Family Origin

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Wolven Family Occupations

What did your Wolven ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wolven occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Wolven's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labor and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolven. A less common occupation for the Wolven family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Farm Labor

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Wolven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wolven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolven 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wolven. 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 Wolven. For the veterans among your Wolven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolven Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolven lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Wolven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Wolven in 1961 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wolven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wolven 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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