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Wedderburn Family History

Wedderburn Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from the lands of Wedderburn in Berwickshire.

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

44,965 Historical Documents with Wedderburn on Ancestry.com
9,826 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
492 Military Records
1,771 Immigration Records
13,096 Census and Voter Lists
19,780 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wedderburn Families

  • Number of Wedderburn families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wedderburn families
     52 - 102
     18 - 51
     1 - 17
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Wedderburn families
     26 - 50
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Wedderburn Family Origin

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Wedderburn Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Wedderburn

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Wedderburn Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Wedderburn

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