Wootan Family History

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Wootan Name Meaning

Variant altered spelling of English Wooten.

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

Similar surnames: Wooton, Wootton, Wootten, Woten, Worthan, Wotton, Wollan, Wortman

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Wootan Family Origin

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Wootan Family Occupations

What did your Wootan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wootan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Wootan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wootan family was Broom Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Broom Fact. Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wootan.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Broom Fact. Hand

  • Broom Maker


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

Wootan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wootan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wootan 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 137 immigration records available for the last name Wootan. 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 703 military records available for the last name Wootan. For the veterans among your Wootan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wootan Life Expectancy

What is the average Wootan lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wootan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Wootan in 1954 was 66, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wootan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wootan 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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