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Wellen Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian (van Wellen): habitational name for someone from a place called Welle, for example in East Flanders and Zeeland, or from Wellen in Limburg.

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

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Wellen Family Origin

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Wellen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wellen family was Grocer. The most common Wellen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Wellen's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wellen.

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Wellen Life Expectancy

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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