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Waedekin Family History

Waedekin 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: Wedekind, Wedeking, Warden, Walden, Wedin, Sandelin, Daudelin

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Where is the Waedekin family from?

You can see how Waedekin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Waedekin family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Waedekin families living in Wisconsin. This was about 60% of all the recorded Waedekin's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Waedekin families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Waedekin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Waedekin ancestors do for a living?

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

What Waedekin family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 126 census records available for the last name Waedekin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waedekin 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Waedekin. 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 22 military records available for the last name Waedekin. For the veterans among your Waedekin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Waedekin lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Waedekin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Waedekin in 1964 was 68, and 89 in 2003.

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