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Wegener Name Meaning

German: northern and central German variant of Wagner.

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


Similar surnames: Wegner, Wagener, Degener, Wehner, Weiner, Hegner, Legner, Wener

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Wegener Family Origin

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Wegener Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wegener family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Wegener occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Wegener's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wegener.

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Wegener Historical Records

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Wegener Life Expectancy

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Famous Wegener Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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