Worm Family History

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Worm Name Meaning

German and Danish: variant of Wurm. English: nickname from Middle English wurm ‘serpent’, ‘dragon’ (Old English wyrm).

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


Similar surnames: Worl, Warm, Wurm, Work, Holm, Corn, Wool, Hohm, Farm, Wire

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Worm Family Origin

Where is the Worm family from?

Worm Family Occupations

What did your Worm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Worm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Worm's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Worm family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Worm.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Worm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Worm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Worm 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Worm. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Worm. For the veterans among your Worm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Worm Life Expectancy

What is the average Worm lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Worm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Worm in 1957 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Worm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Worm 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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