Wiegand Family History

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Wiegand Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Wigant, originally a byname meaning ‘warrior’, from the present participle of wigan ‘to fight’.

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


Similar surnames: Wieland, Wiegmann, Wiens, Willard, Winant, Wigand, Nieland, Rieland

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Wiegand Family Origin

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Wiegand Family Occupations

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  • Baker & Confectioner

    25%
  • Confectioner

    25%
  • Grate Fitter

    25%
  • Master Baker Employing 1 Boy

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wiegand family was Master Baker Employing 1 Boy. The most common Wiegand occupation in the UK was Baker & Confectioner. 25% of Wiegand's were Baker & Confectioners. Baker & Confectioner, Confectioner and Grate Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiegand.

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Wiegand Historical Records

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Wiegand Life Expectancy

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