Wiehe Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived where willows grew, a Low German variant of Weide 1. habitational name from a place so named on the Unstrut river.

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


Similar surnames: Wiehl, Wiese, Wiele, Wire, Kiehn, Wieder, Wien, Riehl, Wege, Riehm

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Wiehe Family Origin

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Wiehe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Dairyman

    7%
  • Dairyman Milk

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Dairyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiehe. The most common Wiehe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wiehe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiehe family was Dairyman Milk.

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Wiehe Historical Records

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Wiehe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Wiehe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Wiehe in 1954 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiehe

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