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Weeda Name Meaning

Perhaps a shortened form of Dutch Weedaeg(h)e or Wiedaghe, a habitational name from a place named Ter Wedage (‘at the osier hedge’).

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


Similar surnames: Weida, Ojeda, Seda, Weed, Leeds, Wilda, Serda, Leed, Cepeda, Weedon

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Where is the Weeda family from?

You can see how Weeda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Weeda family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Weeda families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 10 Weeda families living in Illinois. This was about 45% of all the recorded Weeda's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Weeda families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Weeda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Weeda ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Weeda. 50% of Weeda men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Clerk
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Weeda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weeda 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 418 immigration records available for the last name Weeda. 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 216 military records available for the last name Weeda. For the veterans among your Weeda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Weeda lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Weeda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Weeda in 1956 was 54, and 87 in 2004.

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