Weiger Family History

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Weiger Name Meaning

German: variant of Weichert.

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


Similar surnames: Weigert, Weiser, Reiger, Weiler, Weier, Weger, Neiger, Weniger

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Weiger Family Origin

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Weiger Family Occupations

What did your Weiger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and At The House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weiger. The most common Weiger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Weiger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weiger family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • At The House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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

Weiger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weiger Life Expectancy

What is the average Weiger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Weiger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Weiger in 1963 was 77, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weiger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weiger 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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