Wiebke Family History

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Wiebke Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Wibo, a short form of the Germanic personal name Wigberht (see Wiebers).

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


Similar surnames: Wiebe, Bielke, Mielke, Riebe, Wiemken, Siebe, Wittke, Siefke, Witzke

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Wiebke Family Origin

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Wiebke Family Occupations

What did your Wiebke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wiebke. 16% of Wiebke men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Wiebke women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wiebke were Farm Laborer and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    16%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Machinist
    7%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    12%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Teacher
    12%
  • Cook
    8%

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

Wiebke Historical Records

What Wiebke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wiebke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiebke 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 354 immigration records available for the last name Wiebke. 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 318 military records available for the last name Wiebke. For the veterans among your Wiebke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiebke Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiebke lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wiebke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wiebke in 1962 was 76, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiebke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiebke 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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