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Waede Family History

Waede 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: Wade, Wrede, Gaede, Waide, Warde, Weede, Walde, Wander, Cade, Ward

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Where is the Waede family from?

You can see how Waede families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Waede family name was found in Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there was 1 Waede family living in Renfrewshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Waede's in Scotland. Renfrewshire had the highest population of Waede families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Waede surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Waede ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 70 census records available for the last name Waede. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waede 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Waede. 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 Waede. For the veterans among your Waede ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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