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Weissmann Name Meaning

German: from Weiss, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with white hair or a pale complexion, from German weiss ‘white’ + Mann.

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


Similar surnames: Weismann, Wissmann, Weidmann, Weinmann, Reissman, Weissman, Wesemann

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Weissmann Family Origin

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Weissmann Family Occupations

What did your Weissmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weissmann family was Works In Paper Mill. The most common Weissmann occupation in the USA was Barber. 50% of Weissmann's were Barbers. Barber and Baker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Weissmann.

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  • Barber

    50%
  • Baker

    25%
  • Works In Paper Mill

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Weissmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weissmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Weissmann lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Weissmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Weissmann in 1961 was 61, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weissmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weissmann 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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