Wakeling Family History

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Wakeling Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Walchelin, an Anglo-Norman French double diminutive of a Germanic personal name Walho or Walico.

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


Similar surnames: Watling, Walling, Balling, Whitling, Welling, Walding, Wakelin

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Wakeling Family Origin

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Wakeling Family Occupations

What did your Wakeling ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Wakeling occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Wakeling's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wakeling. A less common occupation for the Wakeling family was Farmer.

View Census data for Wakeling | Data not to scale

  • Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Gardener

    3%
  • Farmer

    2%

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

Wakeling Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wakeling Life Expectancy

What is the average Wakeling lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wakeling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wakeling in 1957 was 68, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wakeling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wakeling 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.

Famous Wakeling Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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