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De Wees Family History

De Wees Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of De Weese.

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


Similar surnames: De Weese, De Wese, Defrees, De Weerd, De Geus, De Heer, De Geest

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Where is the De Wees family from?

You can see how De Wees families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Wees family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most De Wees families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 10 De Wees families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 77% of all the recorded De Wees's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of De Wees families in 1880.
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What did your De Wees ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your De Wees ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Wees. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Wees census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name De Wees. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name De Wees. For the veterans among your De Wees ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average De Wees lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2003, in the United States, De Wees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for De Wees in 1947 was 21, and 78 in 2003.

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