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Weinhardt Name Meaning

German: from the medieval personal name Winhart, from a Germanic name composed of the elements wini ‘friend’ + hart ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Meinhardt, Reinhardt, Steinhardt, Neidhardt, Leonhardt, Gerhardt

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Where is the Weinhardt family from?

You can see how Weinhardt families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Weinhardt family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Weinhardt families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 11 Weinhardt families living in Maryland. This was about 33% of all the recorded Weinhardt's in USA. Maryland had the highest population of Weinhardt families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Weinhardt surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Weinhardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Painter and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Weinhardt. 19% of Weinhardt men worked as a Painter and 43% of Weinhardt women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weinhardt were Salesman and Domestic. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Painter
    19%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Machinist
    14%
  • Salesman
    14%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    43%
  • Bookkeeper
    29%
  • Domestic
    29%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Weinhardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weinhardt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 605 immigration records available for the last name Weinhardt. 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 Cards

There are 759 military records available for the last name Weinhardt. For the veterans among your Weinhardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Weinhardt lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Weinhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Weinhardt in 1952 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

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