Weightman Family History

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Weightman Name Meaning

English: variant of Wightman.

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


Similar surnames: Wightman, Brightman, Waitman, Heighton, Weight, Wittman, Witman

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Weightman Family Origin

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Weightman Family Occupations

What did your Weightman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Weightman. 3% of Weightman men worked as a General Labourer and 57% of Weightman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weightman were Bricklayer and Household Duties (unpaid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Farmer
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    1%
  • Bricklayer
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    57%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
    1%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Weightman Historical Records

What Weightman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Weightman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weightman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Weightman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Weightman. For the veterans among your Weightman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weightman Life Expectancy

What is the average Weightman lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Weightman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Weightman in 1948 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weightman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weightman 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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