Weisz Family History

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Weisz Name Meaning

Jewish (from Hungary) and Hungarian (of German origin): Hungarian spelling of Weiss, transcribed according to the Hungarian pronunciation. German: variant spelling of Weiss.

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


Similar surnames: Weiss, Weis, Reisz, Weise, Weitz, Reis, Wein, Wisz, Heiss, Weist

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Weisz Family Origin

Where is the Weisz family from?

Weisz Family Occupations

What did your Weisz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Refugee and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Weisz. 6% of Weisz men worked as a Refugee and 17% of Weisz women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weisz were Building Glazier and Cook (austrian)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Refugee
    6%
  • Agent (refugee)
    3%
  • Bookkeeper
    3%
  • Building Glazier
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    17%
  • Domestic Servant
    9%
  • Domestic
    7%
  • Cook (austrian)
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Weisz Historical Records

What Weisz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Weisz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weisz 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Weisz. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Weisz. For the veterans among your Weisz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weisz Life Expectancy

What is the average Weisz lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Weisz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Weisz in 1953 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weisz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weisz 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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