Waffle Family History

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Waffle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Waffel, a metonymic occupational name for a pastrycook.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Taffe, Markle, Riffle, Sale, Wable, Walle, Abele, Wible, Cale, Waggle

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Waffle Family Origin

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Waffle Family Occupations

What did your Waffle ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Waffle. 28% of Waffle men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Waffle women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Waffle were Laborer and Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Commercial Traveller
    10%
  • Income
    10%
  • Laborer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Retired
    50%

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

Waffle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Waffle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waffle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 162 immigration records available for the last name Waffle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 740 military records available for the last name Waffle. For the veterans among your Waffle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waffle Life Expectancy

What is the average Waffle lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Waffle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Waffle in 1962 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waffle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waffle ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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