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Ehwald Family History

Ehwald Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ewald, Oswald, Edward, Wald, Berwald, Seewald, Howald, Hald, Dewald

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Where is the Ehwald family from?

You can see how Ehwald families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ehwald family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Ehwald families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Ehwald family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Ehwald's in USA. New York had the highest population of Ehwald families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ehwald surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ehwald ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ehwald ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

What Ehwald family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 86 census records available for the last name Ehwald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ehwald census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 44 immigration records available for the last name Ehwald. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 68 military records available for the last name Ehwald. For the veterans among your Ehwald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ehwald lifespan?

Between 1962 and 1995, in the United States, Ehwald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ehwald in 1962 was 61, and 88 in 1995.

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