Wiand Family History

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Wiand Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wiandt (see Wiegand).

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

Similar surnames: Wiant, Wyand, Weiand, Wieand, Wigand, Wyandt, Wyant, Wind, Miland

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Wiand Family Origin

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Wiand Family Occupations

What did your Wiand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiand. The most common Wiand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Wiand's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiand family was Dressmaker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Boarding House

  • Dressmaker


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

Wiand Historical Records

What Wiand family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wiand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiand 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 76 immigration records available for the last name Wiand. 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 455 military records available for the last name Wiand. For the veterans among your Wiand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiand Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiand lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Wiand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Wiand in 1943 was 52, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiand 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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