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Wolgast Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places so named in Brandenburg and Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Last, Wolcott, Wolbach, Holgate, Wollaston, Holst, Elgart, Colgate

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Wolgast Family Origin

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Wolgast Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Shoe Maker

    20%
  • Boot Maker

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Shoe Maker and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolgast. A less common occupation for the Wolgast family was Laborer. The most common Wolgast occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wolgast's were Farmers.

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Wolgast Historical Records

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Wolgast Life Expectancy

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