Wegmann Family History

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Wegmann Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by a main highway, from Middle High German wëc, weg ‘way’, ‘street’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Seemann, Stegmann, Rehmann, Wiegmann, Bermann, Wesemann, Weidmann

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Wegmann Family Origin

Where is the Wegmann family from?

Wegmann Family Occupations

What did your Wegmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wegmann family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wegmann. The most common Wegmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Wegmann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Grocer

  • Laborer


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

Wegmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wegmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wegmann 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Wegmann. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Wegmann. For the veterans among your Wegmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wegmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Wegmann lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wegmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Wegmann in 1957 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wegmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wegmann 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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