Weigold Family History

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Weigold Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘fight’ + walt ‘ruler’.

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


Similar surnames: Weinhold, Weinand, Seibold, Reimold, Heinold, Weinel, Meinhold

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Weigold Family Origin

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Weigold Family Occupations

What did your Weigold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cooper, Farmer and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weigold. The most common Weigold occupation in the USA was Cooper. 12% of Weigold's were Coopers. A less common occupation for the Weigold family was Box Maker.

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  • Cooper

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    6%
  • Box Maker

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Weigold Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weigold Life Expectancy

What is the average Weigold lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Weigold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Weigold in 1962 was 74, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weigold

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weigold 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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