Wangelin Family History

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Wangelin Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Wangelin in Mecklenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Wangerin, Wanger, Langel, Langen, Hagelin, Wendelin, Langlie

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Wangelin Family Origin

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Wangelin Family Occupations

What did your Wangelin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wangelin family was Gardner. Farmer, Architect and Bank Cashier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wangelin. The most common Wangelin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Wangelin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Architect

    6%
  • Bank Cashier

    6%
  • Gardner

    6%

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Wangelin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wangelin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wangelin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wangelin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wangelin. For the veterans among your Wangelin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wangelin Life Expectancy

What is the average Wangelin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wangelin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wangelin in 1962 was 70, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wangelin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wangelin 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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