Wiedner Family History

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Wiedner Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived in a place distinguished by a willow or willows, from Middle High German, Middle Low German wide ‘willow’. topographic name for a woodland dweller, from Middle Low German wede ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Wiesner, Widner, Wiegner, Wieder, Widder, Widmer, Rieder, Willner

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Wiedner Family Origin

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Wiedner Family Occupations

What did your Wiedner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiedner family was Attorney. Farmer, Fisherman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiedner. The most common Wiedner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Wiedner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Fisherman

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Attorney

    4%

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

Wiedner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wiedner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiedner 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 374 immigration records available for the last name Wiedner. 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 Wiedner. For the veterans among your Wiedner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiedner Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiedner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Wiedner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Wiedner in 1963 was 83, and 84 in 2003.

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