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Weinrich Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements wini ‘friend’ + rīc ‘rich powerful’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial named composed of German Wein ‘wine’ + reich ‘rich’.

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

Similar surnames: Heinrich, Weirich, Eirich, Wenrich, Genrich, Heidrich, Willrich

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Where is the Weinrich family from?

You can see how Weinrich families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Weinrich family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Weinrich families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 41 Weinrich families living in Illinois. This was about 23% of all the recorded Weinrich's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Weinrich families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Weinrich surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Weinrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Weinrich. 21% of Weinrich men worked as a Salesman and 14% of Weinrich women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weinrich were Clerk and Housewife. .

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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

  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Housewife
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Weinrich. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Weinrich. For the veterans among your Weinrich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Weinrich lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Weinrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Weinrich in 1949 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

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