Weitman Family History

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Weitman Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: elaborated form of Weit. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German weit ‘wide’ + Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Weitzman, Reitman, Weltman, Westman, Leitman, Hetman, Leibman

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Weitman Family Origin

Where is the Weitman family from?

Weitman Family Occupations

What did your Weitman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weitman family was Book Keeper. The most common Weitman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Weitman's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Beer Runner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weitman.

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  • Farmer

  • Shoemaker

  • Beer Runner

  • Book Keeper


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

Weitman Historical Records

What Weitman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Weitman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weitman 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 675 immigration records available for the last name Weitman. 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 549 military records available for the last name Weitman. For the veterans among your Weitman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weitman Life Expectancy

What is the average Weitman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Weitman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Weitman in 1958 was 53, and 47 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weitman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weitman 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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