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Wischmeyer Name Meaning

North German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (Meyer) whose farm was by a meadow (see Wisch).

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

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Wischmeyer Family Origin

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Wischmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Book Keeper Grain Store

    10%
  • Boot Maker

    10%
  • Driver

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wischmeyer family was Driver. Farmer, Book Keeper Grain Store and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wischmeyer. The most common Wischmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wischmeyer's were Farmers.

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Wischmeyer Historical Records

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Wischmeyer Life Expectancy

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