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Walliser Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from the Wallis (Valais) region of Switzerland, so named from Latin vallis ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Galler, Walser, Wallinger, Vallese, Kallsen, Vallier, Waller

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Walliser Family Origin

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Walliser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Dress Trimings

    9%
  • Fringe Mannfactorer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Walliser family was Keeping House. The most common Walliser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Walliser's were Farmers. Farmer, Dress Trimings and Fringe Mannfactorer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walliser.

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Walliser Historical Records

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Walliser Life Expectancy

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