Walding Family History

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Walding Name Meaning

from an unattested Old English personal name Wealding. topographic name from an unattested Old English word, wealding ‘forest dweller’, from weald ‘forest’.

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

Similar surnames: Wilding, Balding, Welling, Harding, Golding, Spalding, Waldie

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Walding Family Origin

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Walding Family Occupations

What did your Walding ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Hewer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Walding. 3% of Walding men worked as a Colliery Hewer and 52% of Walding women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Walding were Acro Progress Clerk and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Hewer
  • Builders Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Acro Progress Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Servant
  • Household Duties

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

Walding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Walding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walding 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Walding. 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 Walding. For the veterans among your Walding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walding Life Expectancy

What is the average Walding lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Walding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Walding in 1957 was 64, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walding

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walding 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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