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Witzig Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German witzic ‘clever’, ‘prudent’, ‘knowing’.

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


Similar surnames: Wittig, Sittig, Bitz, Fitzer, Willig, Fettig, Witting, Wigg, Eitzen

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Witzig Family Origin

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Witzig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Box Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter R.R.

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, farmer, Box Maker and Carpenter R.R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Witzig. The most common Witzig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Witzig's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Witzig family was Farming.

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Witzig Historical Records

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Witzig Life Expectancy

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Famous Witzig Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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