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Wittwer Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German witewer ‘widower’.

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


Similar surnames: Witter, Wetter, Bitter, Ritter, Gitter, Winter, Mitter, Mittler

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Wittwer Family Origin

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Wittwer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Cheese Maker

    8%
  • Housekeeper

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wittwer family was Housekeeper. Farmer, Laborer and Cheese Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wittwer. The most common Wittwer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Wittwer's were Farmers.

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Wittwer Historical Records

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Wittwer Life Expectancy

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