Weigt Family History

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Weigt Name Meaning

German: reduced form of Weigand (see Wiegand).

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


Similar surnames: Weit, Wedig, Bergt, Wege, Wein, Weich, Eidt, Weigl, Weig, Weist

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Weigt Family Origin

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Weigt Family Occupations

What did your Weigt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weigt occupation in the USA was Bar Keeper. 33% of Weigt's were Bar Keepers. A less common occupation for the Weigt family was Liquor Dealer. Bar Keeper and Carriage Wood Worker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Weigt.

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  • Bar Keeper

    33%
  • Carriage Wood Worker

    33%
  • Liquor Dealer

    33%

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

Weigt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Weigt Life Expectancy

What is the average Weigt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Weigt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Weigt in 1962 was 76, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weigt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weigt 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.

Famous Weigt Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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