Weight Family History

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Weight Name Meaning

English: variant of Wight.

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


Similar surnames: Height, Wight, Waight, Leight, Wright, Wrights, Reigh, Blight

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Weight Family Origin

Where is the Weight family from?

Weight Family Occupations

What did your Weight ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Weight family was Labourer. The most common Weight occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 2% of Weight's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Engine Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weight.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Engine Fitter

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

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

Weight Historical Records

What Weight family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Weight Life Expectancy

What is the average Weight lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Weight life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Weight in 1945 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weight

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weight 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.

Famous Weight Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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