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Wemhoff Name Meaning

North German: from a reduced form of Middle High German widemhof, Middle Low German wedemhof ‘farm belonging to a parsonage’, hence a topographic name or a nickname for someone who worked on or rented such a place.

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


Similar surnames: Imhoff, Emshoff, Bomhoff, Neuhoff, De Hoff, Westhoff, Mehlhoff

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Wemhoff Family Origin

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Wemhoff Family Occupations

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  • Brick Layer

    33%
  • Keeps House

    33%
  • Minister

    33%

In 1880, the most common Wemhoff occupation in the USA was Brick Layer. 33% of Wemhoff's were Brick Layers. A less common occupation for the Wemhoff family was Minister. Brick Layer and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wemhoff.

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Wemhoff Historical Records

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Wemhoff Life Expectancy

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