Woodhull Family History

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Woodhull Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living on a wooded hill, from Middle English wode ‘wood’ + hyll ‘hill’, or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with these elements.

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


Similar surnames: Woodell, Wooddell, Woodall, Woodbury, Woodhead, Woodland, Woodham

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Woodhull Family Origin

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Woodhull Family Occupations

What did your Woodhull ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodhull. A less common occupation for the Woodhull family was Blacksmith. The most common Woodhull occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Woodhull's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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

Woodhull Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Woodhull Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodhull lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Woodhull life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Woodhull in 1952 was 52, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woodhull

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woodhull 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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