Woollen Family History

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Woollen Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Woolen.

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

Similar surnames: Wollen, Wollan, Wootten, Wollet, Collen, Wooley, Follen, Wolden

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Woollen Family Origin

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Woollen Family Occupations

What did your Woollen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woollen. The most common Woollen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Woollen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Woollen family was Atty Gen Of Ind.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Physician

  • Atty Gen Of Ind


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

Woollen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Woollen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Woollen 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 463 immigration records available for the last name Woollen. 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 852 military records available for the last name Woollen. For the veterans among your Woollen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Woollen Life Expectancy

What is the average Woollen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Woollen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Woollen in 1954 was 59, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woollen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woollen 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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