Wohlrab Family History

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Wohlrab Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of various places named Wallrath or Wallroth (for example in Hesse).alternatively, from a personal name formed with Middle Low German wal-rav(e) ‘raven of the battle field’ (see Walraven).

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


Similar surnames: Wohl, Wohlman, Wohler, Wolfer, Wolfram, Rohlman, Wehler, Moehlman

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Wohlrab Family Origin

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Wohlrab Family Occupations

What did your Wohlrab ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wohlrab family was Teamster. The most common Wohlrab occupation in the USA was Beer Saloon. 25% of Wohlrab's were Beer Saloons. Beer Saloon, Midwife and Sadler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wohlrab.

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  • Beer Saloon

    25%
  • Midwife

    25%
  • Sadler

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%

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Wohlrab Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wohlrab Life Expectancy

What is the average Wohlrab lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Wohlrab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wohlrab in 1961 was 44, and 99 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wohlrab 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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