Wedderburn Family History

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Wedderburn Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the lands of Wedderburn in Berwickshire.

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


Similar surnames: Woodburn, Winterburn, Westerberg, Waterbury, Redburn, Weisenborn

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Wedderburn Family Origin

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Wedderburn Family Occupations

What did your Wedderburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wedderburn occupation in the USA was Commission Merch. 100% of Wedderburn's were Commission Merchs.

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  • Commission Merch

    100%

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Wedderburn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wedderburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wedderburn 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wedderburn. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wedderburn. For the veterans among your Wedderburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wedderburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Wedderburn lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wedderburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wedderburn in 1963 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wedderburn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wedderburn 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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