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Weers Family History

Weers Name Meaning
Dutch and German: nickname for someone thought to resemble a ram or wether, from Middle Dutch, Middle Low German weder, weer ‘ram’, ‘wether’.

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

13,708 Historical Documents with Weers on Ancestry.com
3,958 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
433 Military Records
542 Immigration Records
2,715 Census and Voter Lists
6,060 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Weers Families

  • Number of Weers families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Weers families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Weers last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Weers census records

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Weers Family Origin

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Weers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Weers

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Weers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Weers census records

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Weers Civil War Service Records

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