Wiemken Family History

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Wiemken Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Wiemer.

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


Similar surnames: Siefken, Tieken, Tienken, Dieken, Wiebke, Wilken, Ziemke, Siefke

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Wiemken Family Origin

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Wiemken Family Occupations

What did your Wiemken ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wiemken. 25% of Wiemken men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Wiemken women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wiemken were B Civileng and Trained Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Farming
    9%
  • Auto Mechanic
    5%
  • B Civileng
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Owner And Manager
    25%
  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Trained Nurse
    25%

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

Wiemken Historical Records

What Wiemken family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 424 census records available for the last name Wiemken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiemken 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 56 immigration records available for the last name Wiemken. 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 221 military records available for the last name Wiemken. For the veterans among your Wiemken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiemken Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiemken lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wiemken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wiemken in 1954 was 46, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiemken

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiemken 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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