Wildermuth Family History

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Wildermuth Name Meaning

German: variant of Wild, literally ‘wild spirit’, from Middle High German wilder, inflected form of wild + muot.

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

Similar surnames: Wilderman, Lindenmuth, Wintermute, Lindemuth, Gutermuth, Niemuth

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Wildermuth Family Origin

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Wildermuth Family Occupations

What did your Wildermuth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wildermuth. A less common occupation for the Wildermuth family was Laborer. The most common Wildermuth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wildermuth's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Wildermuth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Wildermuth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wildermuth 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 Wildermuth. 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 Wildermuth. For the veterans among your Wildermuth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wildermuth Life Expectancy

What is the average Wildermuth lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Wildermuth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Wildermuth in 1948 was 59, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wildermuth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wildermuth 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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