Wiesen Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Wiesen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places so named, for example near Aschaffenburg. German: topographic name from Middle High German wise ‘meadow’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably an ornamental adoption of German Wiesen ‘meadows’.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Wiesen Family Origin

Where is the Wiesen family from?

SHOW MORE

Wiesen Family Occupations

What did your Wiesen ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Carman

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiesen. The most common Wiesen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Wiesen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiesen family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Wiesen | Data not to scale

Wiesen Historical Records

What Wiesen family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Wiesen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wiesen

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Wiesen Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiesen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiesen 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Wiesen Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name