Walstead Family History

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Walstead Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Norwegian Walstad.

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


Similar surnames: Walstad, Hustead, Kolstad, Holsted, Halsted, Alstad, Balstad, Falstad

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Walstead Family Origin

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Walstead Family Occupations

What did your Walstead ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Army Pensioner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Walstead. 34% of Walstead men worked as an Army Pensioner and 50% of Walstead women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Walstead were Pharmacist Retail and Housekeeper ( Paid )

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Army Pensioner
    34%
  • Assistant Examiner Engineering Aeronautical
    34%
  • Pharmacist Retail
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Clerk Printers
    13%
  • Cotton Weaver
    13%
  • Housekeeper ( Paid )
    13%

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

Walstead Historical Records

What Walstead family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Walstead. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walstead 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 177 immigration records available for the last name Walstead. 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 189 military records available for the last name Walstead. For the veterans among your Walstead ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walstead Life Expectancy

What is the average Walstead lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Walstead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Walstead in 1966 was 77, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walstead

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walstead 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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