Weil Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places so named in Baden, Bavaria, and Württemberg, from Latin villa ‘country house’, ‘estate’ (later used of a group of houses forming a settlement).

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


Similar surnames: Wein, Veil, Reil, Peil, Wei, Beil, Keil, Weill, Wege, Kell

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Weil Family Origin

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Weil Family Occupations

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  • School

    22%
  • Cattle Merchant

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Marchand

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Weil family was Marchand. The most common Weil occupation in Canada was School. 22% of Weil's were Schools. School, Cattle Merchant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weil.

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Weil Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Weil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Weil in 1944 was 47, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weil

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