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Wideman Name Meaning

German (Widemann): from the Germanic personal name Widiman, composed of witu ‘wood’ or wit ‘wide’, ‘broad’ + man ‘man’. Americanized form of German Weidmann ‘huntsman’. Americanized form of Swedish Widman.

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

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Wideman Family Origin

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Wideman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Labor

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wideman. A less common occupation for the Wideman family was Farming. The most common Wideman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Wideman's were Farmers.

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Wideman Historical Records

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Wideman Life Expectancy

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