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Wiesenfeld Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German wise ‘meadow’ + vëlt ‘open country’, or a habitational name from any of various places named Wiesenfeld. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Wiesen ‘meadow’ + Feld ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Schoenfeld, Wiesen, Kleinfeld, Weisfeld, Winterfeld, Sternfeld

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Wiesenfeld Family Origin

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Wiesenfeld Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Merchant

    25%
  • Works On R. R. Section

    25%

In 1880, the most common Wiesenfeld occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Wiesenfeld's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Laborer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiesenfeld. A less common occupation for the Wiesenfeld family was Works On R. R. Section.

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Wiesenfeld Historical Records

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Wiesenfeld Life Expectancy

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