Wangerin Family History

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Wangerin Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from a place called Wangerin near Stettin.

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


Similar surnames: Wangelin, Waner, Wanger, Pamperin, Tangeman, Tanger, Fanger, Wenger

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Wangerin Family Origin

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Wangerin Family Occupations

What did your Wangerin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wangerin family was Shoemaker. Farmer and Minister were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wangerin. The most common Wangerin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wangerin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Minister

    25%
  • Shoemaker

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wangerin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Wangerin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wangerin Life Expectancy

What is the average Wangerin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wangerin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wangerin in 1962 was 84, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wangerin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wangerin 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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