Wiederkehr Family History

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Wiederkehr Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone who had returned to a place on one occasion or more, from Middle High German widerker ‘return’.

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


Similar surnames: Wiedner, Niederkorn, Boedeker, Lederer, Rinderer, Wieder, Niedermeyer

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Wiederkehr Family Origin

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Wiederkehr Family Occupations

What did your Wiederkehr ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiederkehr. A less common occupation for the Wiederkehr family was Stone Polisher. The most common Wiederkehr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wiederkehr's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Painter

    17%
  • Stone Polisher

    17%

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

Wiederkehr Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wiederkehr Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiederkehr lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wiederkehr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Wiederkehr in 1963 was 76, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiederkehr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiederkehr 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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