Wee Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Vee. Dutch: variant of Wei. Chinese : see Wei.

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


Similar surnames: Wey, Lee, Wei, Yee, Ree, Pee, Jee, Week, Wees, Hee

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Wee Family Origin

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Wee Family Occupations

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  • Cook (N D)

    100%

In 1881, the most common Wee occupation in the UK was Cook (N D). 100% of Wee's were Cook (N D)s.

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Wee Historical Records

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Wee Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Wee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Wee in 1952 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wee

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