Wege Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German wec ‘path’, ‘street’, or habitational name from any of various places named with this word. short form of Wedekind.

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

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Wege Family Origin

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Wege Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Baker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Wege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Wege's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wege family was Baker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wege.

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Wege Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Wege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wege in 1953 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wege

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