Wiemers Family History

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Wiemers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Wiemer.

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

Similar surnames: Wiegers, Siemers, Wiebers, Wieters, Wichers, Siemens, Wilmes, Wiers

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Wiemers Family Origin

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Wiemers Family Occupations

What did your Wiemers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiemers family was Tailor. The most common Wiemers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wiemers's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Manuf.-Paper Boxes were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiemers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Manuf.-Paper Boxes

  • Tailor


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

Wiemers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wiemers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiemers 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 505 immigration records available for the last name Wiemers. 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 707 military records available for the last name Wiemers. For the veterans among your Wiemers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiemers Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiemers lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wiemers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Wiemers in 1962 was 65, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiemers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiemers 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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