Woliver Family History

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Woliver Name Meaning

Of English origin: probably a variant of either Gulliver or Oliver.

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


Similar surnames: Wolever, Wolaver, Welliver, Woolever, Boliver, Oliver, Colliver

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Woliver Family Origin

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Woliver Family Occupations

What did your Woliver ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Miner and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Woliver. 20% of Woliver men worked as a Miner and 12% of Woliver women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Woliver were Furrier and Laundry

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Miner
    20%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Furrier
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    12%
  • Elevator Operator
    12%
  • Fer Finisher
    12%
  • Laundry
    12%

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

Woliver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Woliver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Woliver 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 49 immigration records available for the last name Woliver. 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 236 military records available for the last name Woliver. For the veterans among your Woliver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Woliver Life Expectancy

What is the average Woliver lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Woliver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Woliver in 1957 was 48, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woliver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woliver 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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