Wehman Family History

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Wehman Name Meaning

North German (Wehmann): topographic name from Middle Low German wede ‘wood’, ‘forest’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Rehmann, Werman, Wenman, Wierman, Mehlman, Ehmann, Geiman, Derman

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Wehman Family Origin

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Wehman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Saloon Keeper

    13%
  • Tailor

    13%
  • Backer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wehman. The most common Wehman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Wehman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wehman family was Backer.

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Wehman Historical Records

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Wehman Life Expectancy

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Famous Wehman Family

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