Weidlich Family History

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Weidlich Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German weidelih ‘fresh’, ‘bold’, ‘frisky’.

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

Similar surnames: Heimlich, Beinlich, Redlich, Endlich, Freilich, Milich, Ehrlich

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Weidlich Family Origin

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Weidlich Family Occupations

What did your Weidlich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weidlich occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 22% of Weidlich's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Weidlich family was Carriage Maker. Keeping House, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weidlich.

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  • Keeping House

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter

  • Carriage Maker


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

Weidlich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Weidlich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weidlich census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Weidlich

Passenger List

There are 793 immigration records available for the last name Weidlich. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Weidlich. For the veterans among your Weidlich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weidlich Life Expectancy

What is the average Weidlich lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Weidlich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Weidlich in 1963 was 80, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weidlich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weidlich 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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