Wehinger Family History

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Wehinger Name Meaning

German (Austria): habitational name for someone from a place named Wehingen, examples of which are found in Baden-Württemberg and Saarland.

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

Similar surnames: Ehinger, Werlinger, Wenger, Dehlinger, Wasinger, Mehringer, Wiesinger

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Wehinger Family Origin

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Wehinger Family Occupations

What did your Wehinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wehinger family was Keeping House. Butcher, Blacksmith and Dry Goods Mercht. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wehinger. The most common Wehinger occupation in the USA was Butcher. 25% of Wehinger's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Blacksmith

  • Dry Goods Mercht.

  • Keeping House


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

Wehinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wehinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wehinger 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Wehinger. 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 423 military records available for the last name Wehinger. For the veterans among your Wehinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wehinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Wehinger lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Wehinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wehinger in 1956 was 48, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wehinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wehinger 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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