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Wee Family History

Wee Name Meaning
Norwegian: variant of Vee.Dutch: variant of Wei.Chinese : see Wei.

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

30,368 Historical Documents with Wee on Ancestry.com
7,745 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,268 Military Records
5,248 Immigration Records
5,764 Census and Voter Lists
4,343 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wee Families

  • Number of Wee families
     17 - 31
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wee families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Wee families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wee census records

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Wee Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Wee families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Wee Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Wee families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Wee

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Wee Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wee census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Wee ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Wee Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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