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Wahlquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements wall, an old spelling of vall ‘grassy bank’, ‘pasture’, + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Ahlquist, Dahlquist, Hallquist, Carlquist, Almquist, Sandquist

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Wahlquist Family Origin

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Wahlquist Family Occupations

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  • Dress Maker

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Mariner

    20%
  • Printer

    20%

In 1880, the most common Wahlquist occupation in the USA was Dress Maker. 20% of Wahlquist's were Dress Makers. Dress Maker, Keeping House and Mariner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wahlquist. A less common occupation for the Wahlquist family was Printer.

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Wahlquist Historical Records

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Wahlquist Life Expectancy

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