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Whiteeagle Name Meaning

Native American (also White Eagle): translation into English of a personal name such as Lakota Sioux Waŋbli Ska composed of waŋbli ‘eagle’ and ska ‘white’. See also Eagle

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


Similar surnames: Whitledge, Whitehall, Whitehead, Whiteside, Whitehouse, Whitefield

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Where is the Whiteeagle family from?

You can see how Whiteeagle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Whiteeagle family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Whiteeagle families living in Nebraska. This was about 75% of all the recorded Whiteeagle's in USA. Nebraska had the highest population of Whiteeagle families in 1920.
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What did your Whiteeagle ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 546 census records available for the last name Whiteeagle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whiteeagle 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 immigration records available for the last name Whiteeagle. 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 17 military records available for the last name Whiteeagle. For the veterans among your Whiteeagle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Whiteeagle lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Whiteeagle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Whiteeagle in 1966 was 46, and 61 in 2003.

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