Wetterau Family History

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Wetterau Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone from the Wetterau, an area in Hessen.

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

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Wetterau Family Origin

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Wetterau Family Occupations

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  • At Home

    17%
  • Baker

    17%
  • Housekeeping

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

In 1880, the most common Wetterau occupation in the USA was At Home. 17% of Wetterau's were At Homes. At Home, Baker and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wetterau. A less common occupation for the Wetterau family was Keeping House.

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Wetterau Historical Records

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Wetterau Life Expectancy

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