Week Family History

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Week Name Meaning

English: variant of Wick, specifically a habitational name from any of various places called Week or Weeke, notably in Cornwall, Hampshire, and Somerset. Americanized spelling of Norwegian or Swedish Vik.

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

Similar surnames: Weeks, Beek, Peek, Reek, Leek, Beck, Keer, Weed, Weik, Tweet

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Week Family Origin

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Week Family Occupations

What did your Week ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Housekeeper and Hunter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Week. The most common Week occupation in Canada was Housekeeper. 50% of Week's were Housekeepers.

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  • Housekeeper

  • Hunter


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

Week Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Week. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Week 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Week. 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 46,000 military records available for the last name Week. For the veterans among your Week ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Week Life Expectancy

What is the average Week lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Week life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Week in 1963 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Week 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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