Wolfarth Family History

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Wolfarth Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Wohlfarth.

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

Similar surnames: Wohlfarth, Hoffarth, Walrath, Goforth, Wolfrom, Wolfrum, Wolpert

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Wolfarth Family Origin

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Wolfarth Family Occupations

What did your Wolfarth ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boilermaker Riveter Heavy Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wolfarth. 15% of Wolfarth men worked as a Boilermaker Riveter Heavy Work and 50% of Wolfarth women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wolfarth were Revitter Ship Repairer and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boilermaker Riveter Heavy Work
  • Grocers Assistant
  • Labourer (gas)
  • Revitter Ship Repairer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Daily Help
  • Machinist Cable Works
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Wolfarth Historical Records

What Wolfarth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wolfarth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolfarth 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 296 immigration records available for the last name Wolfarth. 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 640 military records available for the last name Wolfarth. For the veterans among your Wolfarth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolfarth Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolfarth lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Wolfarth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Wolfarth in 1958 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wolfarth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wolfarth 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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