Widmar Family History

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Widmar Name Meaning

German: variant of Wittmer 1. Germanized spelling of Slovenian Vidmar.

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


Similar surnames: Widmer, Witmer, Widman, Vidmar, Wiman, Wiedmer, Witman, Widmaier

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Widmar Family Origin

Where is the Widmar family from?

Widmar Family Occupations

What did your Widmar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Widmar family was Works In Brewery. The most common Widmar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Widmar's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Widmar.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Works In Brewery

    25%

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

Widmar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Widmar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Widmar 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Widmar. 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 Widmar. For the veterans among your Widmar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Widmar Life Expectancy

What is the average Widmar lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Widmar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Widmar in 1943 was 41, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Widmar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Widmar 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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