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Wenstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Wennström): ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element (see Wenberg) + ström ‘current’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Westrom, Renstrom, Enstrom, Edstrom, Ekstrom, Fernstrom, Ellstrom

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Wenstrom Family Origin

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Wenstrom Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    18%
  • Boarding House

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%

In 1880, Farm Laborer, Blacksmith and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wenstrom. The most common Wenstrom occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 27% of Wenstrom's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Wenstrom family was Farmer.

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Wenstrom Historical Records

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Wenstrom Life Expectancy

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