Wohlgemuth Family History

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Wohlgemuth Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname or Jewish ornamental name, from (respectively) Middle High German wolgemuot and German Wohlgemut ‘cheerful’.

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


Similar surnames: Wohlman, Wohlfarth, Hochmuth, Niemuth, Wohlfeil, Wildermuth

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Wohlgemuth Family Origin

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Wohlgemuth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Wohlgemuth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Wohlgemuth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wohlgemuth family was Carpenter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wohlgemuth.

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Wohlgemuth Historical Records

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Wohlgemuth Life Expectancy

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