Wulff Family History

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Wulff Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Wolf.

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

Similar surnames: Wolff, Wulf, Wolf, Alff, Wolfe, Graff, Woulfe, Muff, Koff, Wilf

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Wulff Family Origin

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Wulff Family Occupations

What did your Wulff ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Apartment House Owner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wulff. 10% of Wulff men worked as an Apartment House Owner and 28% of Wulff women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wulff were Journalist and Childrens Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Apartment House Owner
  • Fruit Merchant
  • Jate Merchant (retd)
  • Journalist

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Private Means
  • Childrens Attendant

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

Wulff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Wulff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wulff 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Wulff. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Wulff. For the veterans among your Wulff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wulff Life Expectancy

What is the average Wulff lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Wulff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wulff in 1951 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wulff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wulff 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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