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Estwald Family History

Estwald 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: Ostwald, Oswald, Ewald, Sewald, Osswald, Seward, Edward, Wald

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Where is the Estwald family from?

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

What did your Estwald ancestors do for a living?

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

What Estwald family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 10 census records available for the last name Estwald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Estwald 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Estwald. 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 military records available for the last name Estwald. For the veterans among your Estwald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Estwald lifespan?

Average Estwald life expectancy in 1976 was 85 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

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