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Wriedt Name Meaning

nickname from Middle Low German wret, wrede ‘fierce’, ‘evil’, ‘angry’ (cognate with English wrath).topographic name from Low German write ‘entangled roots’ denoting someone who lived in an overgrown area.

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


Similar surnames: Wrede, Wride, Priest, Ried, Wied, Triest, Griese, Riehm, Priem, Brief

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Wriedt Family Origin

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Wriedt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Collector

    20%
  • Keep' House

    20%
  • Stone Dealer

    20%

In 1880, the most common Wriedt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Wriedt's were Farmers. Farmer, Collector and Keep' House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wriedt. A less common occupation for the Wriedt family was Stone Dealer.

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Wriedt Historical Records

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Wriedt Life Expectancy

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