Waechter Family History

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Waechter Name Meaning

German (Wächter): see Wachter.

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


Similar surnames: Wechter, Wachter, Wuchter, Wachtler, Achter, Auchter, Wachtel

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Waechter Family Origin

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Waechter Family Occupations

What did your Waechter ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Waechter occupation in the UK was Agent For Sale Of Metals & General Buyer For Exports. 50% of Waechter's were Agent For Sale Of Metals & General Buyer For Exportss. Agent For Sale Of Metals & General Buyer For Exports and Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Waechter.

View Census data for Waechter | Data not to scale

  • Agent For Sale Of Metals & General Buyer For Exports

    50%
  • Merchant

    50%

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

Waechter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Waechter Life Expectancy

What is the average Waechter lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Waechter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Waechter in 1950 was 34, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waechter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waechter 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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