Woodlock Family History

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Woodlock Name Meaning

Irish and French: originally English, from an Old English personal name, Wudlac, composed of the elements wudu ‘wood’ + lac ‘play’, ‘sport’.

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

Similar surnames: Woodcock, Whitlock, Woodstock, Woodland, Woodrow, Woodley, Woodford

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Woodlock Family Origin

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Woodlock Family Occupations

What did your Woodlock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodlock. The most common Woodlock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Woodlock's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Woodlock family was Coal Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeps House

  • Coal Dealer


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

Woodlock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Woodlock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Woodlockcensus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Woodlock. 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 891 military records available for the last name Woodlock. For the veterans among your Woodlock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Woodlock Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodlock lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Woodlock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Woodlock in 1960 was 69, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woodlock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woodlock 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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