Willhelm Family History

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Willhelm Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wilhelm.

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


Similar surnames: Wilhelmy, Wilhelm, Wilhelms, Wilhelmi, Wilham, Wilharm, Willie

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Willhelm Family Origin

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Willhelm Family Occupations

What did your Willhelm ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Willhelm occupation in the UK was Engine Fire Tenter (Driver). 100% of Willhelm's were Engine Fire Tenter (Driver)s.

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  • Engine Fire Tenter (Driver)

    100%

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

Willhelm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Willhelm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Willhelm 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Willhelm. 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 Willhelm. For the veterans among your Willhelm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Willhelm Life Expectancy

What is the average Willhelm lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Willhelm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Willhelm in 1958 was 45, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Willhelm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Willhelm 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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