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Weidel Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German widelin ‘willow twig or shoot’, ‘willow sapling’.

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

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Weidel Family Origin

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Weidel Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Weidel occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Weidel's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Weidel family was Laborer. Blacksmith, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weidel.

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Weidel Historical Records

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Weidel Life Expectancy

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