Weiker Family History

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Weiker Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Wigheri, composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘fight’ + heri ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Weimer, Weipert, Wenker, Eiker, Leiker, Werner, Geimer, Weiler

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Weiker Family Origin

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Weiker Family Occupations

What did your Weiker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weiker family was Laborer. The most common Weiker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Weiker's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weiker.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Weiker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weiker Life Expectancy

What is the average Weiker lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Weiker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Weiker in 1963 was 79, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weiker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weiker 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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