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Weihe Name Meaning

variant of Weick. habitational name from places called Weihe (near Hannover and Oldenburg) or Wey (Rhineland).

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


Similar surnames: Weiher, Wehle, Meine, Weiler, Weiss, Heide, Weixel, Wege, Eide

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Weihe Family Origin

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Weihe Family Occupations

What did your Weihe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weihe. A less common occupation for the Weihe family was Tailor. The most common Weihe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Weihe's were Farmers.

View Census data for Weihe | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    15%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%

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

Weihe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Weihe Life Expectancy

What is the average Weihe lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Weihe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Weihe in 1955 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weihe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weihe 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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