Woodall Family History

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Woodall Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): habitational name from any of various places called Woodhall, for example in Hertfordshire, Lincolnshire, North Yorkshire, and Lothian, so named from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + heall ‘hall’.

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


Similar surnames: Woodell, Goodall, Woodhull, Wooddell, Woodland, Woodfill, Woodrow

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Woodall Family Origin

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Woodall Family Occupations

What did your Woodall ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Woodall. 2% of Woodall men worked as a General Labourer and 52% of Woodall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Woodall were Bread Baker and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    1%
  • Bricklayer
    1%
  • Bread Baker
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    52%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duti
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

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

Woodall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 91,000 census records available for the last name Woodall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Woodall 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Woodall. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Woodall. For the veterans among your Woodall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Woodall Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodall lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Woodall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Woodall in 1944 was 23, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woodall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woodall 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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