Wollenhaupt Family History

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Wollenhaupt Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a bushy head of hair, from Middle High German wolle ‘wool’ + houbet ‘head’.

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


Similar surnames: Weishaupt, Bickelhaupt, Obenhaus, Wollenweber, Waltenbaugh, Oldenkamp

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Wollenhaupt Family Origin

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Wollenhaupt Family Occupations

What did your Wollenhaupt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Confectionery and Dairyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wollenhaupt. A less common occupation for the Wollenhaupt family was Grocer. The most common Wollenhaupt occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 10% of Wollenhaupt's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Confectionery

    10%
  • Dairyman

    10%
  • Grocer

    10%

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Wollenhaupt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wollenhaupt Life Expectancy

What is the average Wollenhaupt lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Wollenhaupt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Wollenhaupt in 1946 was 35, and 43 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wollenhaupt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wollenhaupt 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.

Famous Wollenhaupt Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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