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Weit Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from the personal name Weit, a reduced and altered form of Wouter, Dutch form of Walter.

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


Similar surnames: Weith, Wein, Weir, Heit, Veit, Weigt, Eidt, Dein, Heis, Best

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Weit Family Origin

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Weit Family Occupations

What did your Weit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weit. The most common Weit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Weit's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weit family was Day Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Weit Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weit Life Expectancy

What is the average Weit lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Weit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Weit in 1962 was 68, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weit 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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