Werre Family History

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Werre Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a turnpike or fence, Middle High German wërre.

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


Similar surnames: Wehr, Herre, Wege, Wire, Weese, Berge, Werle, Cerro, Karre, Werry

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Werre Family Origin

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Werre Family Occupations

What did your Werre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Common Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Werre. The most common Werre occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Werre's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Werre family was Midwife.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Common Laborer

    13%
  • Midwife

    13%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Werre Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Werre Life Expectancy

What is the average Werre lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Werre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Werre in 1959 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Werre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Werre 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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