Walstrom Family History

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Walstrom Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Wallström or Wahlström (see Wahlstrom).

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

Similar surnames: Wahlstrom, Malstrom, Salstrom, Alstrom, Halstrom, Backstrom, Wenstrom

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Walstrom Family Origin

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Walstrom Family Occupations

What did your Walstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Walstrom family was Works In Tannery. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walstrom. The most common Walstrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Walstrom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Works In Tannery


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

Walstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Walstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walstrom 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 918 immigration records available for the last name Walstrom. 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 675 military records available for the last name Walstrom. For the veterans among your Walstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Walstrom lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Walstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Walstrom in 1955 was 52, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walstrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walstrom 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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