Weinel Family History

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Weinel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the Old High German personal name Wino, a short form of any of the various Germanic compound names beginning with the element wini ‘friend’ or wig ‘battle’, ‘fight’.

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


Similar surnames: Wein, Wendel, Weigel, Weixel, Weidel, Weibel, Weiner, Keiner, Weiker

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Weinel Family Origin

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Weinel Family Occupations

What did your Weinel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weinel family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weinel. The most common Weinel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Weinel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Carpet Weaver

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%

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Weinel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Weinel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weinel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Weinel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Weinel. For the veterans among your Weinel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weinel Life Expectancy

What is the average Weinel lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Weinel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Weinel in 1945 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weinel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weinel 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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