Willenbrink Family History

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Willenbrink Name Meaning

German (Oldenburg): habitational name for someone from a minor place named with Middle Low German brinc ‘edge’, ‘slope’, ‘grazing land’, ‘raised meadow in low-lying marshland’. The first element is unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Vandenbrink, Piepenbrink, Ten Brink, Mesenbrink, Diepenbrock

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Willenbrink Family Origin

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Willenbrink Family Occupations

What did your Willenbrink ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Willenbrink. 50% of Willenbrink men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Dept Manager
    25%
  • Laborer
    25%

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

Willenbrink Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 961 census records available for the last name Willenbrink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Willenbrink 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Willenbrink. 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 240 military records available for the last name Willenbrink. For the veterans among your Willenbrink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Willenbrink Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Willenbrink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Willenbrink in 1958 was 64, and 80 in 2004.

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