Weant Family History

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Weant Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Wean.

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

Similar surnames: Want, Wyant, Wiant, Went, Whan, Wean, Wieand, Jeans, Wait, Ent

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Weant Family Origin

Where is the Weant family from?

Weant Family Occupations

What did your Weant ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Weant's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weant family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Day Laborer and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weant.

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  • Farmer

  • Day Laborer

  • Dry Goods Merchant

  • Farm Laborer


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

Weant Historical Records

What Weant family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Weant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weant census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 88 immigration records available for the last name Weant. 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 Card

There are 617 military records available for the last name Weant. For the veterans among your Weant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weant Life Expectancy

What is the average Weant lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Weant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Weant in 1954 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weant ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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