Weng Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a district called Weng that existed during the Zhou dynasty. A son of Zhao Wang, fourth king (1052–1002 bc) of the Zhou dynasty, was granted this district and his descendants adopted the place name as their surname. German: habitational name from any of several places so named in southern Germany and Austria. Danish: unexplained.

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

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Weng Family Origin

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Weng Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Basket Maker

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

In 1880, the most common Weng occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Weng's were Farmers. Farmer, Basket Maker and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weng. A less common occupation for the Weng family was Carpenter.

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Weng Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Weng life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Weng in 1947 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weng

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