Wiesmann Family History

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Wiesmann Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow, from Middle High German wise ‘pasture’, ‘meadow’ + man. Alternatively, it could be an altered form of Weissmann.

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

Similar surnames: Wiesemann, Wesemann, Wissmann, Wegmann, Weismann, Wiemann, Wiegmann

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Wiesmann Family Origin

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Wiesmann Family Occupations

What did your Wiesmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wiesmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Wiesmann's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Book Binder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiesmann. A less common occupation for the Wiesmann family was Day Lab..

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Book Binder

  • Day Lab.


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

Wiesmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wiesmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiesmann 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 468 immigration records available for the last name Wiesmann. 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 Wiesmann. For the veterans among your Wiesmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiesmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiesmann lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wiesmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wiesmann in 1963 was 68, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiesmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiesmann 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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