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Womack Name Meaning

English: unexplained. The surname is well established in England (Yorkshire and Norfolk) as well as North America, and there is a Womack Water in Norfolk, but the name remains unexplained. It may possibly be connected with Dutch Walmack, from Middle Dutch walmac(k)e ‘twig’, ‘faggot’, applied as a nickname for a thin person.

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


Similar surnames: Wommack, Womac, Warmack, Mick, Hosack, Wack, Mack, Smack, Waymack

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Womack Family Origin

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Womack Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Womack occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Womack's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Womack family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Razor Grinder and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Womack.

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Razor Grinder

    5%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%

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Womack Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Womack Life Expectancy

What is the average Womack lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Womack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Womack in 1940 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Womack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Womack 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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