Wilshusen Family History

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Wilshusen Name Meaning

North German: probably a habitational name from a place so named, now lost. It was most probably in the Bremervörde area, where the name is now predominantly found.

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

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Wilshusen Family Origin

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Wilshusen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Teamster

    27%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Fireman-Rr

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilshusen family was Fireman-Rr. Farmer, Teamster and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilshusen. The most common Wilshusen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Wilshusen's were Farmers.

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Wilshusen Historical Records

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Wilshusen Life Expectancy

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