Wiehe Family History

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Wiehe Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived where willows grew, a Low German variant of Weide 1. habitational name from a place so named on the Unstrut river.

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

Similar surnames: Wiehl, Wiese, Wiele, Wire, Kiehn, Wieder, Wien, Riehl, Wege, Riehm

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Wiehe Family Origin

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Wiehe Family Occupations

What did your Wiehe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brass Moulder (heavy W and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wiehe. 12% of Wiehe men worked as a Brass Moulder (heavy W

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brass Moulder (heavy W
  • Cellar Baiman
  • Concreter (h W)
  • General Blacksmith In

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Wiehe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wiehe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiehe 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 785 immigration records available for the last name Wiehe. 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 932 military records available for the last name Wiehe. For the veterans among your Wiehe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiehe Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiehe lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wiehe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Wiehe in 1954 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiehe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiehe 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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