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Where is the Weld family from?
You can see how Weld families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Weld family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Weld families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 30 Weld families living in Massachusetts. This was about 26% of all the recorded Weld's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Weld families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Weld surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Weld. 15% of Weld men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Weld women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weld were Carpenter and Stenographer.