Waren Family History

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Waren Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian (van der Varen): habitational name for someone from any of various places in Zeeland, French Flanders, or East and West Flanders, called Waard, Waarde, or Weerd, denoting an area of land surrounded by water, an island.

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

Similar surnames: Warden, Haren, Maren, Warren, Lare, Ware, Kaden, Agen, Carden, Warth

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Waren Family Origin

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Waren Family Occupations

What did your Waren ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Waren. 5% of Waren men worked as a General Labourer and 44% of Waren women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Waren were Boot shoe Finisher and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Assurance Agent
  • Bakers Roundsman
  • Boot shoe Finisher

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated
  • Private Means

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

Waren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Waren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waren 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 894 immigration records available for the last name Waren. 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 821 military records available for the last name Waren. For the veterans among your Waren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waren Life Expectancy

What is the average Waren lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Waren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Waren in 1963 was 70, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waren 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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