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Wahking Family History

Wahking 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: Wehking, Waring, Dahling, Hacking, Wehling, Watling, Walding, Wehring

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Where is the Wahking family from?

You can see how Wahking families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wahking family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Wahking families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 6 Wahking families living in Indiana. This was about 55% of all the recorded Wahking's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Wahking families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wahking surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wahking ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Teacher was the top reported job for people in the USA named Wahking. 100% of Wahking women worked as a Teacher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
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What Wahking family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 112 census records available for the last name Wahking. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wahking 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Wahking. 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 17 military records available for the last name Wahking. For the veterans among your Wahking ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wahking lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2002, in the United States, Wahking life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Wahking in 1977 was 93, and 79 in 2002.

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