Woodring Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Woodring Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a wood, from an unattested Old English word wuduring, a derivative of wudu ‘wood’ (see Wood).

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


Similar surnames: Wooding, Woodfin, Woodling, Walding, Wilding, Woodrow, Woodson

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Woodring Family Origin

Where is the Woodring family from?

Woodring Family Occupations

What did your Woodring ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Woodring | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Woodring Historical Records

What Woodring family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Woodring. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Woodring census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Woodring

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Woodring. 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.

View all Woodring immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Woodring. For the veterans among your Woodring ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Woodring military records

You've only scratched the surface of Woodring family history.

Woodring Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodring lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Woodring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Woodring in 1941 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woodring

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woodring 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.

Famous Woodring Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name