Weikel Family History

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Weikel Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Weigel.

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


Similar surnames: Wikel, Weixel, Seikel, Keitel, Weise, Weikert, Weik, Weisel, Weibel

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Weikel Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Weikel name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Weikel. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    51%

  • Germanic Europe

    17%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    4%

  • Italy

    3%

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Weikel Family Origin

Where is the Weikel family from?

Weikel Family Occupations

What did your Weikel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weikel. A less common occupation for the Weikel family was Huckster. The most common Weikel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Weikel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Miner

    8%
  • Huckster

    4%

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

Weikel Historical Records

What Weikel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Weikel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weikelcensus 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 376 immigration records available for the last name Weikel. 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 Weikel. For the veterans among your Weikel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weikel Life Expectancy

What is the average Weikel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Weikel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Weikel in 1952 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weikel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weikel 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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