Weld Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English wold ‘forest’ or ‘cleared upland’ (see Wald, Wold).

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


Similar surnames: Wold, Wald, Feld, Well, Wild, Eld, Field, Held, Wead, Self

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Weld Family Origin

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Weld Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Army Surgeon (Active Service)

    4%
  • Assistant Mistress High School

    4%
  • Barrister A Law In Prac

    4%

In 1881, the most common Weld occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 4% of Weld's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Weld family was Barrister A Law In Prac. Annuitant, Army Surgeon (Active Service) and Assistant Mistress High School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weld.

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Weld Historical Records

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Weld Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Weld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Weld in 1947 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weld

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