Wachtman Family History

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Wachtman Name Meaning

German (Wachtmann): occupational name for a watchman (see Wachter).

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


Similar surnames: Nachtman, Wachsman, Wartman, Waterman, Waldman, Wakeman, Ashman

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Wachtman Family Origin

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Wachtman Family Occupations

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  • Confectionary

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Stone Cutter

    25%
  • Works In Armory

    25%

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In 1880, Confectionary, Keeping House and Stone Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wachtman. The most common Wachtman occupation in the USA was Confectionary. 25% of Wachtman's were Confectionarys. A less common occupation for the Wachtman family was Works In Armory.

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Wachtman Historical Records

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Wachtman Life Expectancy

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