Waack Family History

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Waack Name Meaning

North German: from the medieval personal name Woke. German: variant of Waag.

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

Similar surnames: Baack, Wack, Laack, Haack, Maack, Hack, Walk, Back, Walch, Wenck

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Waack Family Origin

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Waack Family Occupations

What did your Waack ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Waack occupation in the UK was Professor Of Music. 100% of Waack's were Professor Of Musics.

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  • Professor Of Music


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Waack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Waack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waack 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 474 immigration records available for the last name Waack. 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 437 military records available for the last name Waack. For the veterans among your Waack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waack Life Expectancy

What is the average Waack lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Waack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Waack in 1954 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waack 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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