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Wacker Name Meaning

German: nickname for a bold or energetic person, from Middle High German wacker ‘fresh’, ‘lively’, ‘brave’, ‘valiant’.

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


Similar surnames: Acker, Hacker, Wicker, Zacker, Tacker, Packer, Backer, Waker, Wecker

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Wacker Family Origin

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Wacker Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wacker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Tailor

    22%
  • Builder

    11%
  • Coalminer

    11%
  • Confectioner

    11%

In 1881, the most common Wacker occupation in the UK was Tailor. 22% of Wacker's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Wacker family was Confectioner. Tailor, Builder and Coalminer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wacker.

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Wacker Historical Records

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Wacker Life Expectancy

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