Weinschenk Family History

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Weinschenk Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for an innkeeper, Middle High German winschenke, German Weinschenk, literally ‘wine giver’.

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


Similar surnames: Schenk, Weinstein, Weinstock, Weingarten, Eichen, Eschen, Wischer

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Weinschenk Family Origin

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Weinschenk Family Occupations

What did your Weinschenk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weinschenk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Weinschenk's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weinschenk family was Iron Moulder. Farmer, Barber and Dry Goods Mcht. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weinschenk.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Dry Goods Mcht.

    13%
  • Iron Moulder

    13%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Weinschenk Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weinschenk Life Expectancy

What is the average Weinschenk lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Weinschenk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Weinschenk in 1959 was 70, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weinschenk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weinschenk 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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