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Wedemeyer Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German wede ‘wood’, ‘forest’ + meier ‘steward’, ‘tenant farmer’ (see Meyer), hence either an occupational name for a woodland bailiff or a distinguishing name for a tenant farmer living by a wood or forest. South German: variant of Wiedmeyer.

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


Similar surnames: Rodemeyer, Wiedmeyer, Neumeyer, Bredemeier, Tiemeyer, Rosemeyer

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Wedemeyer Family Origin

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Wedemeyer Family Occupations

What did your Wedemeyer ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Commission Merchant Manchester Goods

    50%
  • Stone Masons Laborer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Wedemeyer occupation in the UK was Commission Merchant Manchester Goods. 50% of Wedemeyer's were Commission Merchant Manchester Goodss. Commission Merchant Manchester Goods and Stone Masons Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wedemeyer.

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Wedemeyer Historical Records

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Wedemeyer Life Expectancy

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Famous Wedemeyer Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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