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Wiseman Name Meaning

English and Scottish: nickname for a wise man, from Wise + man ‘man’. Americanized spelling of German Weismann.

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

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Wiseman Family Origin

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Wiseman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Wiseman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Wiseman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiseman family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiseman.

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Wiseman Historical Records

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Wiseman Life Expectancy

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