Walls Name Meaning

English: variant of Wall. Scottish: most probably a derivative of Wallace.

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


Similar surnames: Walles, Walle, Wall, Wallis, Nalls, Halls, Alls, Wales, Wally, Ells

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Walls Family Origin

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Walls Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Walls family was Agricultural Labourer. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walls. The most common Walls occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Walls's were Coal Miners.

Source: Census data for Walls | Data not to scale

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Walls Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Walls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Walls in 1941 was 35, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walls

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