Weitzman Family History

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Weitzman Name Meaning

German (Weitzmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a wheat grower or dealer, from Middle High German weiz(e), Yiddish veyts ‘wheat’ + Middle High German, Yiddish man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Kritzman, Weitman, Weitzner, Reitman, Westman, Leitman, Whitman

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Weitzman Family Origin

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Weitzman Family Occupations

What did your Weitzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weitzman family was Works In Rubber Goods. The most common Weitzman occupation in the USA was Tailor. 40% of Weitzman's were Tailors. Tailor, Cook On Vessel and Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weitzman.

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  • Tailor

  • Cook On Vessel

  • Grocery Store

  • Works In Rubber Goods


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

Weitzman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Weitzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weitzman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Weitzman. 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 Weitzman. For the veterans among your Weitzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weitzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Weitzman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Weitzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Weitzman in 1945 was 47, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weitzman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weitzman 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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