Weig Family History

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Weig Name Meaning

German: variant of Weick.

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


Similar surnames: Weix, Weik, Weigl, Feig, Wein, Weis, Weil, Reif, Wiig, Weg

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Weig Family Origin

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Weig Family Occupations

What did your Weig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Weig's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weig family was Keeps Cigar Store. Farmer, Moulder and Fruit Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weig.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Moulder

    25%
  • Fruit Dealer

    13%
  • Keeps Cigar Store

    13%

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

Weig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Weig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weig 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 Weig

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Weig. 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 Weig. For the veterans among your Weig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weig Life Expectancy

What is the average Weig lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Weig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Weig in 1941 was 30, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weig 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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