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Wattles Family Origin

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Wattles Family Occupations

What did your Wattles ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wattles. 21% of Wattles men worked as a Farmer and 21% of Wattles women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wattles were Farm Laborer and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
    21%
  • Housekeeper
    17%
  • Teacher
    17%
  • Saleslady
    13%

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

Wattles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wattles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wattles 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 666 immigration records available for the last name Wattles. 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 Wattles. For the veterans among your Wattles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wattles Life Expectancy

What is the average Wattles lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Wattles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Wattles in 1959 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wattles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wattles 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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