Westervelt Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Westervelt Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian (Westerveld): habitational name for someone from Westvelde in Drente, Westerveld in West Flanders, or Westervelt in Ebblinghem.

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


Similar surnames: Westhoven, Westerhold, Westerfeld, Westerbeck, Westerkamp, Westfield

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Westervelt Family Origin

Where is the Westervelt family from?

SHOW MORE

Westervelt Family Occupations

What did your Westervelt ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Westervelt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westervelt. A less common occupation for the Westervelt family was Farm Laborer. The most common Westervelt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Westervelt's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Westervelt | Data not to scale

Westervelt Historical Records

What Westervelt family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Westervelt ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Westervelt

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Westervelt Life Expectancy

What is the average Westervelt lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Westervelt 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Westervelt Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name