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Walrod Name Meaning

Variant of German Walrath, probably altered from Walrodt, a habitational name for someone from any of several places named Wallrode, -roth, -roda, all from Waldenrode, a clearing in a forest.

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


Similar surnames: Waldo, Walrond, Elrod, Waldron, Walford, Wald, Walton, Warth, Ard

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Walrod Family Origin

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Walrod Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walrod. The most common Walrod occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Walrod's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Walrod family was Farming.

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Walrod Historical Records

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Walrod Life Expectancy

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