Weissenborn Family History

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Weissenborn Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places so named, mainly in central and eastern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Weisenborn, Wittenborn, Weisenberg, Wesenberg, Westendorf, Weisenbach

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Weissenborn Family Origin

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Weissenborn Family Occupations

What did your Weissenborn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weissenborn occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 31% of Weissenborn's were Shoemakers. Shoemaker, Coal Dealer and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weissenborn. A less common occupation for the Weissenborn family was Grocer And Dry Goods.

View Census data for Weissenborn | Data not to scale

  • Shoemaker

    31%
  • Coal Dealer

    8%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    8%
  • Grocer And Dry Goods

    8%

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

Weissenborn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weissenborn Life Expectancy

What is the average Weissenborn lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Weissenborn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Weissenborn in 1966 was 77, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weissenborn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weissenborn 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.

Famous Weissenborn Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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