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Wettstein Name Meaning

North German: variant of Wetzstein, from Middle Low German wetsten ‘whetstone’.

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


Similar surnames: Wetzstein, Weinstein, Westen, Bernstein, Einstein, Waldstein

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Wettstein Family Origin

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Wettstein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Bookkeeper

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wettstein. A less common occupation for the Wettstein family was Carpenter. The most common Wettstein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wettstein's were Farmers.

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Wettstein Historical Records

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Wettstein Life Expectancy

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