Wettengel Family History

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Wettengel Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a road maker or mender, from Middle High German wec ‘way’, ‘street’ + tengelen ‘to break (stones), beat, or knock’.

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


Similar surnames: Wengel, Wetterer, Mengel, Wendel, Krengel, Wetter, Stengel, Strenger

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Wettengel Family Origin

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Wettengel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Brewer

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wettengel. A less common occupation for the Wettengel family was Carpenter. The most common Wettengel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Wettengel's were Farmers.

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Wettengel Historical Records

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Wettengel Life Expectancy

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