Westendorf Family History

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Westendorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named.

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


Similar surnames: Wellendorf, Bettendorf, Teschendorf, Steindorf, Westenberg, Neuendorf

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Westendorf Family Origin

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Westendorf Family Occupations

What did your Westendorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Asst Genl Manager N A A F I and Privatemeans were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Westendorf. 25% of Westendorf men worked as an Asst Genl Manager N A A F I and 50% of Westendorf women worked as a Privatemeans. Some less common occupations for Americans named Westendorf were R C Priest and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Asst Genl Manager N A A F I
    25%
  • Charted reg Arch
    25%
  • Merchant company Director
    25%
  • R C Priest
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Privatemeans
    50%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    50%

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

Westendorf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Westendorf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Westendorf 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 Westendorf. 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 Westendorf. For the veterans among your Westendorf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Westendorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Westendorf lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Westendorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Westendorf in 1942 was 41, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Westendorf

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