Woulfe Family History

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Woulfe Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wolf 1. Irish: translation of Gaelic Ó Faoláin (see Whelan).

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

Similar surnames: Wolfe, Wolf, Woolf, Wolffe, Rolfe, Wolff, Jollie, Wulf, Bouler, Houle

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Woulfe Family Origin

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Woulfe Family Occupations

What did your Woulfe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Woulfe family was Grocery Keeper. The most common Woulfe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Woulfe's were Farmers. Farmer, Ck In Tresry Dept and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woulfe.

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  • Farmer

  • Ck In Tresry Dept

  • Grocer

  • Grocery Keeper


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

Woulfe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Woulfe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Woulfe 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 973 immigration records available for the last name Woulfe. 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 533 military records available for the last name Woulfe. For the veterans among your Woulfe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Woulfe Life Expectancy

What is the average Woulfe lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Woulfe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Woulfe in 1951 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woulfe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woulfe 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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