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Wirsing Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German wirsic ‘bad’, ‘evil’, ‘worse’.

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


Similar surnames: Werling, Hirning, Kring, Spring, Persing, Zwilling, Witting, Moring

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Wirsing Family Origin

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Wirsing Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    12%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Bread Baker

    6%
  • Brick Mason

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wirsing family was Brick Mason. The most common Wirsing occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 12% of Wirsing's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Carpenter and Bread Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wirsing.

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Wirsing Historical Records

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Wirsing Life Expectancy

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