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Wessinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Wessingen near Tübingen.

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


Similar surnames: Hessinger, Essinger, Wissinger, Messinger, Bessinger, Possinger

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Wessinger Family Origin

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Wessinger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wessinger family was Laborer. The most common Wessinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Wessinger's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wessinger.

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Wessinger Historical Records

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Wessinger Life Expectancy

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