Weidenhammer Family History

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Weidenhammer Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Weidenhain near Torgau.

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


Similar surnames: Westenhaver, Weidenhamer, Reisenauer, Meisenhelder, Reinheimer

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Weidenhammer Family Origin

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Weidenhammer Family Occupations

What did your Weidenhammer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weidenhammer family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Day Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weidenhammer. The most common Weidenhammer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Weidenhammer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Day Laborer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Weidenhammer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Weidenhammer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weidenhammer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Weidenhammer. 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 Weidenhammer. For the veterans among your Weidenhammer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weidenhammer Life Expectancy

What is the average Weidenhammer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Weidenhammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Weidenhammer in 1962 was 61, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weidenhammer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weidenhammer 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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