Wreatherford Family History

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Wreatherford Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Weatherford, Retherford, Rutherford, Leatherwood, Weatherhead

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Wreatherford Family Origin

Where is the Wreatherford family from?

Wreatherford Family Occupations

What did your Wreatherford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wreatherford occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 100% of Wreatherford's were Farm Hands.

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  • Farm Hand


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

Wreatherford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15 census records available for the last name Wreatherford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wreatherford 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wreatherford. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wreatherford. For the veterans among your Wreatherford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wreatherford Life Expectancy

What is the average Wreatherford lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wreatherford 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wreatherford

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