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Wagwaff Family History

Wagwaff 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: Wagstaff, Graff, Gaff, Wagman, Wagar, Wamhoff, Graf, Magyar, Wallace

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Where is the Wagwaff family from?

You can see how Wagwaff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wagwaff family name was found in the USA in 1840. In 1840 there was 1 Wagwaff family living in North Carolina. This was 100% of all the recorded Wagwaff's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Wagwaff families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wagwaff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wagwaff ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

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

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