Wehrheim Family History

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Wehrheim Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Frankfurt.

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


Similar surnames: Wertheim, Wehrer, Nesheim, Rehrer, Manheim, Wenham, Margheim, Durheim

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Wehrheim Family Origin

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Wehrheim Family Occupations

What did your Wehrheim ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Brick Yard and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wehrheim. The most common Wehrheim occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wehrheim's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wehrheim family was Dry Goods Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Brick Yard

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    8%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    8%

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

Wehrheim Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wehrheim. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wehrheim 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wehrheim. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wehrheim. For the veterans among your Wehrheim ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wehrheim Life Expectancy

What is the average Wehrheim lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Wehrheim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wehrheim in 1955 was 55, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wehrheim

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wehrheim 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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