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Woessner Family History

Woessner Name Meaning
German (also Wössner): see Wessner.

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

22,256 Historical Documents with Woessner on Ancestry.com
9,841 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
985 Military Records
775 Immigration Records
3,241 Census and Voter Lists
7,414 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Woessner Families

  • Number of Woessner families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Woessner last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Woessner last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Woessner census records

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Woessner 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 Woessner families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Woessner Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Woessner 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 Woessner

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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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Woessner Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Woessner census records

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

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Woessner Civil War Service Records

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