Whitenight Family History

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Whitenight Name Meaning

Americanized form of Weidknecht, occupational name for a young hunter, from Middle High German weide ‘hunting ground’ + knecht ‘youth’. Compare Weidmann.

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


Similar surnames: Hignight, Hengst, Whitefield, Whitenack, Waybright, Wainwright

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Whitenight Family Origin

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Whitenight Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Whitenight ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whitenight family was Carpenter. The most common Whitenight occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Whitenight's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitenight.

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Whitenight Historical Records

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Whitenight Life Expectancy

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