Welde Family History

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Welde Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Welda near Minden. Norwegian: variant spelling of Velde.

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

Similar surnames: Welden, Velde, Weldy, Helle, Welle, Eide, Belle, Weddle, Wilde, Wylde

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Welde Family Origin

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Welde Family Occupations

What did your Welde ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Welde. 9% of Welde men worked as a Builders Labourer and 43% of Welde women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Welde were Cowman and Charwoman

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • Cabinet Maker Retired
  • Company Director Retired
  • Cowman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Shop Assistant
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
  • Charwoman

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

Welde Historical Records

What Welde family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Welde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Welde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Welde

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Welde. 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 626 military records available for the last name Welde. For the veterans among your Welde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Welde Life Expectancy

What is the average Welde lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Welde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Welde in 1963 was 69, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Welde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Welde 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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