Womelsdorf Family History

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Womelsdorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Erndtebrück.

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


Similar surnames: Walsdorf, Lauersdorf, Zielsdorf, Beversdorf, Arensdorf, Elmendorf

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Womelsdorf Family Origin

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Womelsdorf Family Occupations

What did your Womelsdorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Womelsdorf family was Brakeman. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Womelsdorf. The most common Womelsdorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Womelsdorf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Brakeman

    5%

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Womelsdorf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Womelsdorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Womelsdorf lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Womelsdorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Womelsdorf in 1948 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

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Famous Womelsdorf Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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