Wiesemann Family History

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Wiesemann Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow, from Wiese + Middle High German man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Wesemann, Wiesmann, Wegmann, Westermann, Wissmann, Ziemann, Wierman

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Wiesemann Family Origin

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Wiesemann Family Occupations

What did your Wiesemann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiesemann. The most common Wiesemann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Wiesemann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiesemann family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Cooper

    20%
  • Laborer

    10%

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

Wiesemann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wiesemann Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiesemann lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Wiesemann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Wiesemann in 1956 was 46, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiesemann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiesemann 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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