Wieser Family History

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Wieser Name Meaning

German: topographic or habitational name (see Wiese).

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


Similar surnames: Wiese, Wiesner, Wiesen, Wieler, Bieser, Wieder, Fieser, Wiener

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Wieser Family Origin

Where is the Wieser family from?

Wieser Family Occupations

What did your Wieser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wieser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Wieser's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wieser. A less common occupation for the Wieser family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miller

    5%
  • Teamster

    5%

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

Wieser Historical Records

What Wieser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wieser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wieser census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wieser

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wieser. 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 Wieser. For the veterans among your Wieser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wieser Life Expectancy

What is the average Wieser lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Wieser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Wieser in 1950 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wieser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wieser 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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