Wiechmann Family History

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Wiechmann Name Meaning

North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘war’ + man ‘man’ (see Wichmann).

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


Similar surnames: Wichmann, Wiegmann, Wierman, Tiedemann, Weichman, Rehmann, Wiechman

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Wiechmann Family Origin

Where is the Wiechmann family from?

Wiechmann Family Occupations

What did your Wiechmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wiechmann occupation in the USA was Machinist. 20% of Wiechmann's were Machinists. Machinist, Cigar Maker and Cloth Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiechmann. A less common occupation for the Wiechmann family was Coal Dealer.

View Census data for Wiechmann | Data not to scale

  • Machinist

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    10%
  • Cloth Merchant

    10%
  • Coal Dealer

    10%

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

Wiechmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wiechmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiechmann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wiechmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Wiechmann in 1962 was 95, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiechmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiechmann 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 Wiechmann Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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