Westerhaus Family History

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Westerhaus Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places named Westerhausen or Westerhusen, for example in Lower Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, and North Rhine-Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Westerhold, Osterhaus, Westerbeck, Steinhaus, Westerberg, Oberhaus

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Westerhaus Family Origin

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Westerhaus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Keeps House

    11%
  • Stone Mason

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Westerhaus family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westerhaus. The most common Westerhaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Westerhaus's were Farmers.

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Westerhaus Historical Records

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Westerhaus Life Expectancy

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