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Wordell Family Origin

Where is the Wordell family from?

Wordell Family Occupations

What did your Wordell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wordell. A less common occupation for the Wordell family was Blacksmith. The most common Wordell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Wordell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Wordell Historical Records

What Wordell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wordell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wordell 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 Wordell

Passenger List

There are 191 immigration records available for the last name Wordell. 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 732 military records available for the last name Wordell. For the veterans among your Wordell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wordell Life Expectancy

What is the average Wordell lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Wordell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wordell in 1953 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wordell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wordell 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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