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Walle Surname Meaning

English and German: variant of Wall . This surname is also found in Mexico. Norwegian: variant of Valle .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Wall, Balle, Waller, Walla, Wally, Wolle, Walls, Walles, Welle, Halle

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Where is the Walle family from?

You can see how Walle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Walle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Walle families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 22 Walle families living in Ontario. This was about 28% of all the recorded Walle's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Walle families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Walle surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Walle ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Walle. 25% of Walle men worked as a Labourer. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Walle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walle 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Walle. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Walle. For the veterans among your Walle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Walle lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Walle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Walle in 1953 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

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