Wellner Family History

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Wellner Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for someone who prepared wool for spinning, from Middle High German wollener, woller. Compare Wollschlager.

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

Similar surnames: Wollner, Weller, Gellner, Kellner, Wuellner, Sellner, Willner

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Wellner Family Origin

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Wellner Family Occupations

What did your Wellner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Wellner occupation in the UK was Licensed Victualler. 100% of Wellner's were Licensed Victuallers.

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  • Licensed Victualler


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Wellner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Wellner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wellner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wellner. 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 Wellner. For the veterans among your Wellner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wellner Life Expectancy

What is the average Wellner lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Wellner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Wellner in 1951 was 58, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wellner 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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