Weisbrod Family History

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Weisbrod Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German wizbrot, German Weissbrot ‘white bread’; compare Weisbecker. White bread would have been something of a delicacy in the Middle Ages, when coarse brown bread was the norm. In some instances the Jewish surname is of ornamental origin.

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


Similar surnames: Weisfeld, Weisbrodt, Weisser, Weisbach, Weiss, Weisberg, Weishuhn

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Weisbrod Family Origin

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Weisbrod Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Weisbrod occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Weisbrod's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weisbrod family was Boot & Shoe Maker. Farmer, Tailor and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weisbrod.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    3%

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Weisbrod Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weisbrod Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Weisbrod life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Weisbrod in 1958 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

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