Walsdorf Family History

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Walsdorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so called.

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


Similar surnames: Waldorf, Alsdorf, Kasdorf, Womelsdorf, Batdorf, Gilsdorf, Holdorf

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Walsdorf Family Origin

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Walsdorf Family Occupations

What did your Walsdorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Walsdorf. 7% of Walsdorf men worked as a Salesman and 34% of Walsdorf women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Walsdorf were Farmer and Lens Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%
  • Druggist
    5%
  • Farmer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    34%
  • Bookkeeper
    17%
  • Housewife
    17%
  • Lens Inspector
    17%

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

Walsdorf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 868 census records available for the last name Walsdorf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walsdorf 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 182 immigration records available for the last name Walsdorf. 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 227 military records available for the last name Walsdorf. For the veterans among your Walsdorf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walsdorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Walsdorf lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Walsdorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Walsdorf in 1963 was 77, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walsdorf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walsdorf 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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