Wiedmer Family History

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Wiedmer Name Meaning

French (Alsatian) form of German Wiedmeyer or a variant of Wittmer 1.

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

Similar surnames: Widmer, Widmyer, Wiedmaier, Wiedemer, Wieder, Widmar, Witmer, Wimmer

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Wiedmer Family Origin

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Wiedmer Family Occupations

What did your Wiedmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiedmer family was Keeps House. The most common Wiedmer occupation in the USA was Barber. 13% of Wiedmer's were Barbers. Barber, Carriage Driver and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiedmer.

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  • Barber

  • Carriage Driver

  • Farmer

  • Keeps House


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

Wiedmer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wiedmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiedmer lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Wiedmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Wiedmer in 1955 was 26, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiedmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiedmer 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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