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De Wolf Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a wolf, from Middle Dutch de wulf ‘the wolf’, or from a nickname with the same meaning. See also Wolf.

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


Similar surnames: Wolf, De Rolf, De Valk, De Wolfe, De Wulf, De Loof, Dempewolf

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De Wolf Family Origin

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De Wolf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the De Wolf family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Wolf. The most common De Wolf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of De Wolf's were Farmers.

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