Wean Family History

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Wean Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced and altered form of McQueen.

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

Similar surnames: Whan, Lean, Bean, Wein, Near, Gean, Coan, Hearn, Jean, Wern

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Wean Family Origin

Where is the Wean family from?

Wean Family Occupations

What did your Wean ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Gardener and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wean. A less common occupation for the Wean family was Ship Joiner. The most common Wean occupation in the UK was Gardener. 33% of Wean's were Gardeners.

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  • Gardener

  • Labourer

  • Ship Joiner


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

Wean Historical Records

What Wean family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wean. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wean 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 393 immigration records available for the last name Wean. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Wean. For the veterans among your Wean ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wean Life Expectancy

What is the average Wean lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wean life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wean in 1957 was 58, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wean

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wean 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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