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Weeden Family History

Weeden Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Weedon.

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


Similar surnames: Weedon, Weadon, Weede, Ledden, Headen, Wilden, Breden, Wolden, Reeder

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Where is the Weeden family from?

You can see how Weeden families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Weeden family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Weeden families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 33 Weeden families living in Rhode Island. This was about 36% of all the recorded Weeden's in USA. Rhode Island had the highest population of Weeden families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Weeden surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Weeden ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Weeden. 22% of Weeden men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Weeden women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weeden were Truck Driver and Housework. .

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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
    22%
  • Laborer
    21%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Maid
    12%
  • Housework
    6%
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What Weeden family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Weeden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weeden 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Weeden. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Weeden. For the veterans among your Weeden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Weeden lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Weeden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Weeden in 1948 was 36, and 70 in 2004.

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