Weisner Family History

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Weisner Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a painter or plasterer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German wizen ‘to whitewash’, ‘to make white’.

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


Similar surnames: Weisser, Weisler, Eisner, Beisner, Reisner, Weidner, Weiser, Weiner

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Weisner Family Origin

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Weisner Family Occupations

What did your Weisner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weisner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Weisner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weisner family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weisner.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Weisner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weisner Life Expectancy

What is the average Weisner lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Weisner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Weisner in 1952 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weisner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weisner 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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