Wahlin Family History

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Wahlin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements vall ‘grassy bank’ + the common suffix -in.

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

Similar surnames: Sahlin, Ahlin, Dahlin, Wallen, Dahling, Juhlin, Whalin, Salin, Matlin

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Wahlin Family Origin

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Wahlin Family Occupations

What did your Wahlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Domestic Servant was the top reported job for people in the UK named Wahlin. 50% of Wahlin women worked as a Domestic Servant

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Servant
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Wahlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wahlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wahlin 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 927 immigration records available for the last name Wahlin. 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 470 military records available for the last name Wahlin. For the veterans among your Wahlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wahlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Wahlin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Wahlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Wahlin in 1961 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wahlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wahlin 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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