Weckesser Family History

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Weckesser Name Meaning

German: occupational nickname for a baker or a nickname for a man with a large appetite, from Middle High German wecke ‘(wedge-shaped) pastry’ + ezzer ‘eater’.

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


Similar surnames: Wecker, Weisser, Meckfessel, Wechsler, Reusser, Engesser, Wicker

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Weckesser Family Origin

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Weckesser Family Occupations

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  • Varnisher

    21%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Bookkeeper

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Weckesser occupation in the USA was Varnisher. 21% of Weckesser's were Varnishers. Varnisher, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weckesser. A less common occupation for the Weckesser family was Bookkeeper.

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Weckesser Historical Records

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Weckesser Life Expectancy

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