Weill Family History

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Weill Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Weil.

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


Similar surnames: Weil, Weigl, Weihl, Veil, Gell, Wein, Weix, Wilz, Weikel, Weig

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Weill Family Origin

Where is the Weill family from?

Weill Family Occupations

What did your Weill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weill occupation in the USA was Butcher. 13% of Weill's were Butchers. Butcher, Merchant and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weill. A less common occupation for the Weill family was Clerk Dry Goods.

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  • Butcher

    13%
  • Merchant

    10%
  • Cigar Maker

    3%
  • Clerk Dry Goods

    3%

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

Weill Historical Records

What Weill family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Weill Life Expectancy

What is the average Weill lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Weill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Weill in 1956 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weill 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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