Westphalen Family History

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Westphalen Name Meaning

German: variant (dative form) of Westphal.

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

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Westphalen Family Origin

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Westphalen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cigar Mfg.

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Westphalen family was Laborer. Farmer, Cigar Mfg. and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westphalen. The most common Westphalen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Westphalen's were Farmers.

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Westphalen Historical Records

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Westphalen Life Expectancy

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Famous Westphalen Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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