Wedig Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of Wedekind.

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


Similar surnames: Weigt, Weit, Emig, Weig, Wenig, Leidig, Budig, Oeding, Redig, Weidig

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Wedig Family Origin

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Wedig Family Occupations

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  • Saloon Keeper

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Barber

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Wedig occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 17% of Wedig's were Saloon Keepers. A less common occupation for the Wedig family was Barber. Saloon Keeper, Cabinet Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wedig.

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Wedig Historical Records

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Wedig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Wedig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Wedig in 1956 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wedig

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