Woodfill Family History

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Woodfill Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of either Woodfield or Woodfull, which is from an Old English personal name or nickname composed of the elements wudu ‘wood’ + fugol ‘bird’.

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


Similar surnames: Woodfield, Wooddell, Woodfin, Woodall, Woodell, Woodhull, Woodford

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Woodfill Family Origin

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Woodfill Family Occupations

What did your Woodfill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodfill. The most common Woodfill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Woodfill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Woodfill family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeps House

    10%
  • Merchant

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Woodfill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Woodfill Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodfill lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Woodfill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Woodfill in 1950 was 38, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woodfill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woodfill 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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