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Wolken Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Wolk.

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


Similar surnames: Wilken, Wolke, Olden, Onken, Olsen, Wilkens, Kolden, Wolk, Dolen

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Wolken Family Origin

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Wolken Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Dairy Man

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wolken family was Farmer. The most common Wolken occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Wolken's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Carpenter and Dairy Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolken.

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Wolken Historical Records

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Wolken Life Expectancy

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