Wuensche Family History

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Wuensche Name Meaning

variant of Wende (see Wendt). habitational name from a place in Saxony called Wunscha.

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

Similar surnames: Wunsch, Wuensch, Buescher, Kerscher, Esche, Bueche, Loesche, Rensch

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Wuensche Family Origin

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Wuensche Family Occupations

What did your Wuensche ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Drug Store and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wuensche. The most common Wuensche occupation in the USA was Drug Store. 50% of Wuensche's were Drug Stores.

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  • Drug Store

  • Tailor


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Wuensche Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 563 census records available for the last name Wuensche. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wuensche 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 187 immigration records available for the last name Wuensche. 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 103 military records available for the last name Wuensche. For the veterans among your Wuensche ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wuensche Life Expectancy

What is the average Wuensche lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Wuensche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Wuensche in 1968 was 82, and 62 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wuensche 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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