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Ehwalt Family History

Ehwalt 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: Ewalt, Ewald, Ewart, Halt, Ehart, Walt, Ahalt, Ekwall, Dewalt, Tewalt

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Where is the Ehwalt family from?

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

What did your Ehwalt ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 14 census records available for the last name Ehwalt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ehwalt 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Ehwalt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ehwalt. For the veterans among your Ehwalt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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