Wreede Family History

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Wreede 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: Reede, Reese, Breese, Creed, Breeden, Greene, Reeve, Breed, Freese

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Wreede Family Origin

Where is the Wreede family from?

Wreede Family Occupations

What did your Wreede ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wreede family was Superintendent Tannery. The most common Wreede occupation in the USA was Grocer. 20% of Wreede's were Grocers. Grocer, Keeping House and Laborer C. Mines were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wreede.

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  • Grocer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer C. Mines

  • Superintendent Tannery


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

Wreede Historical Records

What Wreede family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 345 census records available for the last name Wreede. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wreede 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 Wreede

Passenger List

There are 111 immigration records available for the last name Wreede. 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 71 military records available for the last name Wreede. For the veterans among your Wreede ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wreede Life Expectancy

What is the average Wreede lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Wreede life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wreede in 1966 was 82, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wreede

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wreede 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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