Waxman Family History

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Waxman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a seller or gatherer of beeswax, from Wax with the addition of Middle English man ‘man’. Americanized spelling of the German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) cognate Wachsmann (see Wachs).

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

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Waxman Family Origin

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Waxman Family Occupations

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  • Breakman

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Clergyman

    10%
  • Dealer In Gen. Mdse.

    10%

In 1880, the most common Waxman occupation in the USA was Breakman. 10% of Waxman's were Breakmans. A less common occupation for the Waxman family was Dealer In Gen. Mdse.. Breakman, Carpenter and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waxman.

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Waxman Historical Records

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Waxman Life Expectancy

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