Willen Family History

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Willen Name Meaning

variant of Wille. habitational name from a place so named near Wittmund. Dutch: from the personal name Willin (see Wilhelm).

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


Similar surnames: Wilden, Hillen, Willey, Millen, Willens, Wellen, Billen, Hille

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Willen Family Origin

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Willen Family Occupations

What did your Willen ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Willen.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%

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

Willen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Willen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Willen 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Willen. 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 612 military records available for the last name Willen. For the veterans among your Willen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Willen Life Expectancy

What is the average Willen lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Willen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Willen in 1955 was 53, and 72 in 2004.

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