Wedig Family History

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Wedig Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of Wedekind.

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


Similar surnames: Weigt, Weit, Emig, Weig, Wenig, Leidig, Budig, Oeding, Redig, Weidig

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Wedig Family Origin

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Wedig Family Occupations

What did your Wedig ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Wedig. 24% of Wedig men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    24%
  • Farm Operator
    20%
  • Salesman
    16%
  • Foreman
    12%

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

Wedig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wedig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wedig 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 192 immigration records available for the last name Wedig. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 652 military records available for the last name Wedig. For the veterans among your Wedig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wedig Life Expectancy

What is the average Wedig lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Wedig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Wedig in 1956 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

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