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Weidinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Weiding or Weidingen for example in the Rhineland and Bavaria.

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

Similar surnames: Reidinger, Weininger, Heidinger, Meidinger, Wenninger, Ridinger

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Where is the Weidinger family from?

You can see how Weidinger families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Weidinger family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Weidinger families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 22 Weidinger families living in Missouri. This was about 23% of all the recorded Weidinger's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Weidinger families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Weidinger surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Weidinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Weidinger. 27% of Weidinger men worked as a Farmer and 36% of Weidinger women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weidinger were Machinist and Cook. .

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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
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Maid
  • Housekeeper
  • Cook
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Weidinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weidinger 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 992 immigration records available for the last name Weidinger. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Weidinger. For the veterans among your Weidinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Weidinger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Weidinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Weidinger in 1955 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

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