Witthuhn Family History

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Witthuhn Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a poultry farmer or dealer, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a chicken in some way, from Middle Low German witte ‘white’ + hon ‘chicken’.

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


Similar surnames: Weishuhn, Witthoft, Witt, Wittmann, Thurn, Wittkopp, Witcher, Rittman

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Witthuhn Family Origin

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Witthuhn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Gardner

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

In 1880, the most common Witthuhn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Witthuhn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Witthuhn family was Keeping House. Farmer and Gardner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Witthuhn.

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Witthuhn Historical Records

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Witthuhn Life Expectancy

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