Wurth Family History

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Wurth Name Meaning

German (Würth): variant of Wirth.

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

Similar surnames: Wuerth, Furth, Werth, Kurth, Nuth, Wirth, Warth, Birth, Porth, Curt

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Wurth Family Origin

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Wurth Family Occupations

What did your Wurth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wurth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Wurth's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wurth. A less common occupation for the Wurth family was Brewer.

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  • Farmer

  • Shoemaker

  • Keeps House

  • Brewer


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

Wurth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wurth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wurth 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 Wurth. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Wurth. For the veterans among your Wurth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wurth Life Expectancy

What is the average Wurth lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Wurth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Wurth in 1949 was 10, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wurth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wurth 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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