Welt Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Schleswig-Holstein. Jewish: ornamental name from German Welt ‘world’.

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


Similar surnames: Belt, Welz, Walt, West, Wels, Well, Wein, Wert, Kell, Wege

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Welt Family Origin

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Welt Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer Church Clerk

    50%
  • Mason

    50%

In 1881, Farm Labourer Church Clerk and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Welt. The most common Welt occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer Church Clerk. 50% of Welt's were Farm Labourer Church Clerks.

Source: Census data for Welt | Data not to scale

Welt Historical Records

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Welt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Welt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Welt in 1951 was 58, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Welt

Famous Welt Family

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