Waldroup Family History

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Waldroup Name Meaning

Variant of English and Scottish Wardrop.

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

Similar surnames: Waldrup, Waldroop, Waldrop, Waldrip, Waldrep, Wardrip, Waltrip

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Waldroup Family Origin

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Waldroup Family Occupations

What did your Waldroup ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Waldroup. 18% of Waldroup men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Waldroup women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Waldroup were Road Hand and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farm
  • Farmer
  • Road Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Housewife

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

Waldroup Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Waldroup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waldroup 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 70 immigration records available for the last name Waldroup. 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 894 military records available for the last name Waldroup. For the veterans among your Waldroup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waldroup Life Expectancy

What is the average Waldroup lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Waldroup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Waldroup in 1952 was 35, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waldroup

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waldroup 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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