Wehr Family History
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Wehr Name Meaning
German: topographic name for someone who lived by the defenses of a town or village, for example a wall, ditch, or fence, Middle High German wer. North German: from a reduced form of the personal name Weder, composed of the Germanic elements widu ‘wood’, ‘forest’ + hari ‘army’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kehr, Hehl, Fehr, Wear, Rehr, Weir, Woehr, Weiher, Lehr, Wein