Wehrkamp Family History

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Wehrkamp Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a military training ground, from Middle High German wer ‘defense work’ + kamp ‘enclosed field’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Weitkamp, Overkamp, Heidkamp, Westerkamp, Telkamp, Feldkamp, Seekamp

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Wehrkamp Family Origin

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Wehrkamp Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Grocer

    20%
  • Pedlar

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wehrkamp family was Pedlar. Butcher, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wehrkamp. The most common Wehrkamp occupation in the USA was Butcher. 20% of Wehrkamp's were Butchers.

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Wehrkamp Historical Records

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Wehrkamp Life Expectancy

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