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Wahkinney Family History

Wahkinney 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: Mackinney, Mckinney, Whitney, Mawhinney, Winney, Phinney, Kinney

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Where is the Wahkinney family from?

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

What did your Wahkinney ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 29 census records available for the last name Wahkinney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wahkinney 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wahkinney. 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 3 military records available for the last name Wahkinney. For the veterans among your Wahkinney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wahkinney lifespan?

Between 1978 and 2003, in the United States, Wahkinney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Wahkinney in 1978 was 77, and 75 in 2003.

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