Wiegner Family History

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Wiegner Name Meaning

German: probably an occupational name for a scale maker, Middle High German wiger, or for a cradle maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German wige, wiege ‘cradle’, ‘crib’.

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


Similar surnames: Wigner, Wiedner, Wiesner, Fieger, Biener, Wisener, Willner, Wiener

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Wiegner Family Origin

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Wiegner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cab. Maker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Wiegner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Wiegner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiegner family was Cab. Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiegner.

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Wiegner Historical Records

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Wiegner Life Expectancy

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