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Weisbach Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous places named Weisbach or Weissbach. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German weiss ‘white’ + Bach ‘brook’.

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


Similar surnames: Eisenbach, Steinbach, Weisenbach, Leimbach, Weisberg, Weisbrod

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Weisbach Family Origin

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Weisbach Family Occupations

What did your Weisbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weisbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Weisbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cook On Steam Tug were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weisbach. A less common occupation for the Weisbach family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Cook On Steam Tug

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Weisbach Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weisbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Weisbach lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Weisbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Weisbach in 1963 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weisbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weisbach 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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