Wampler Family History

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Wampler Name Meaning

German and French (Alsace): probably a habitational name for someone from Wambel in North Rhine-Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Wappler, Waller, Kappler, Hamler, Dangler, Kamler, Wahler, Simpler

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Wampler Family Origin

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Wampler Family Occupations

What did your Wampler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wampler. 22% of Wampler men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Wampler women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wampler were Truck Driver and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    10%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Clerk
    6%

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

Wampler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Wampler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wampler 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 627 immigration records available for the last name Wampler. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Wampler. For the veterans among your Wampler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wampler Life Expectancy

What is the average Wampler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Wampler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wampler in 1943 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wampler

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