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Wideman Name Meaning

German (Widemann): from the Germanic personal name Widiman, composed of witu ‘wood’ or wit ‘wide’, ‘broad’ + man ‘man’. Americanized form of German Weidmann ‘huntsman’. Americanized form of Swedish Widman.

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


Similar surnames: Widman, Wireman, Wiseman, Wierman, Wildman, Weideman, Wileman

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Wideman Family Origin

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Wideman Family Occupations

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  • Char Woman

    50%
  • Furrier

    50%

In 1881, the most common Wideman occupation in the UK was Char Woman. 50% of Wideman's were Char Womans. Char Woman and Furrier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wideman.

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Wideman Historical Records

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Wideman Life Expectancy

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