Weier Name Meaning

North German: variant of Weiher. Variant of Weiger.

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


Similar surnames: Heier, Weyer, Meier, Weiers, Beier, Weiger, Wener, Weiler, Weider

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Weier Family Origin

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Weier Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    40%
  • Shoemaker

    20%
  • Student

    20%
  • Temperer

    20%

In 1881, Farm Laborer, Shoemaker and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weier. A less common occupation for the Weier family was Temperer. The most common Weier occupation in Canada was Farm Laborer. 40% of Weier's were Farm Laborers.

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Weier Historical Records

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Weier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Weier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Weier in 1955 was 54, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weier

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