Waldow Family History

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Waldow Name Meaning

German: variant of Waldo.

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


Similar surnames: Waldo, Waldon, Walder, Walde, Mallow, Walrod, Wald, Salow, Sandow

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Waldow Family Origin

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Waldow Family Occupations

What did your Waldow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Waldow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Waldow's were Farmers. Farmer, Day Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waldow. A less common occupation for the Waldow family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Day Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Machinist

    9%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Waldow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Waldow Life Expectancy

What is the average Waldow lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Waldow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Waldow in 1958 was 53, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waldow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waldow 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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