Greenwalt Family History

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Greenwalt Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of German and Jewish Grün(e)wald (see Grunwald).

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


Similar surnames: Greenwald, Greenawalt, Greenwaldt, Greenawald, Greenwade, Greenfeld

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Greenwalt Family Origin

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Greenwalt Family Occupations

What did your Greenwalt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greenwalt family was Blacksmith. The most common Greenwalt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Greenwalt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenwalt.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Greenwalt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greenwalt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greenwalt 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 Greenwalt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Greenwalt. For the veterans among your Greenwalt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greenwalt Life Expectancy

What is the average Greenwalt lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Greenwalt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Greenwalt in 1949 was 32, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greenwalt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greenwalt 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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