Dumwald Family History

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Dumwald 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: Dumbauld, Zumwalt, Dewald, Sumwalt, Oswald, Ewald, Wald, Berwald

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Dumwald Family Origin

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Dumwald Family Occupations

What did your Dumwald ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dumwald. 50% of Dumwald men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Dumwald women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dumwald were Retired and Mender

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Mender

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dumwald Historical Records

What Dumwald family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Dumwald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dumwald 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 immigration records available for the last name Dumwald. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6 military records available for the last name Dumwald. For the veterans among your Dumwald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dumwald Life Expectancy

What is the average Dumwald lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dumwald 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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