Westergren Family History

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Westergren Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements väster ‘western’ + gren ‘branch’.

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


Similar surnames: Ostergren, Settergren, Cedergren, Westerdahl, Westerholm, Sodergren

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Westergren Family Origin

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Westergren Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Clerk In Store

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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In 1880, Blacksmith, Carpenter and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westergren. A less common occupation for the Westergren family was Farmer. The most common Westergren occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 13% of Westergren's were Blacksmiths.

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Westergren Historical Records

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Westergren Life Expectancy

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