Westrom Family History

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Westrom Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements väst ‘west’ + ström ‘current’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Wenstrom, Edstrom, Wistrom, Bystrom, Ekstrom, Bostrom, Hedstrom

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Westrom Family Origin

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Westrom Family Occupations

What did your Westrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Dealer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Westrom. 34% of Westrom men worked as a Coal Dealer and 67% of Westrom women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Westrom were Retired and Private Nurse Travelling

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Dealer
    34%
  • Plate Layer Retired
    34%
  • Retired
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Domestic Service
    17%
  • Private Nurse Travelling
    17%

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

Westrom Historical Records

What Westrom family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Westrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Westrom 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 657 immigration records available for the last name Westrom. 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 465 military records available for the last name Westrom. For the veterans among your Westrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Westrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Westrom lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Westrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Westrom in 1953 was 51, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Westrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Westrom 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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