Weil Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places so named in Baden, Bavaria, and Württemberg, from Latin villa ‘country house’, ‘estate’ (later used of a group of houses forming a settlement).

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


Similar surnames: Wein, Veil, Reil, Peil, Wei, Beil, Keil, Weill, Wege, Kell

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Weil Family Origin

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Weil Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    18%
  • Baker Foreman

    6%
  • Cigarette Manuft Employg 3 Men And 1 Boy

    6%
  • Clerk Commission Agent

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Weil family was Clerk Commission Agent. The most common Weil occupation in the UK was Butcher. 18% of Weil's were Butchers. Butcher, Baker Foreman and Cigarette Manuft Employg 3 Men And 1 Boy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weil.

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Weil Historical Records

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Weil Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Weil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Weil in 1944 was 47, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weil

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