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Ballweg Name Meaning

German: sometimes said to be a reduced form of Baldhinweg, a nickname composed of the elements bald ‘soon’ + hinweg ‘away’, i.e. ‘soon to be gone’, but more likely to be a variant of the Germanic personal name Baldwig, a compound of bald ‘bold’ + wig ‘battle’.

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

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Ballweg Family Origin

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Ballweg Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    43%
  • Boot Maker

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

In 1880, Shoemaker, Boot Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ballweg. The most common Ballweg occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 43% of Ballweg's were Shoemakers. A less common occupation for the Ballweg family was Keeping House.

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Ballweg Life Expectancy

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