Wiechert Family History

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Wiechert Name Meaning

German: variant of Wichert.

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


Similar surnames: Wickert, Wichert, Wischer, Richert, Wichers, Wiegert, Walcher

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Wiechert Family Origin

Where is the Wiechert family from?

Wiechert Family Occupations

What did your Wiechert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wiechert occupation in the USA was At Home. 17% of Wiechert's were At Homes. At Home, Blacksmithing and Book Binder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiechert. A less common occupation for the Wiechert family was Saloon Keeper.

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  • At Home

    17%
  • Blacksmithing

    17%
  • Book Binder

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%

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

Wiechert Historical Records

What Wiechert family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Wiechert Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiechert lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wiechert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Wiechert in 1957 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiechert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiechert 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.

Famous Wiechert Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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