Wagenknecht Family History

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Wagenknecht Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German wagenknëht ‘hauler’s assistant’.

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


Similar surnames: Bauknecht, Hausknecht, Schuknecht, Knecht, Gutknecht, Barfknecht

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Wagenknecht Family Origin

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Wagenknecht Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • At Home

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wagenknecht family was Blacksmith. The most common Wagenknecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wagenknecht's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wagenknecht.

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Wagenknecht Historical Records

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Wagenknecht Life Expectancy

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