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Wiegel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of any of the various Germanic personal names beginning with the element wig ‘battle’, ‘war’.

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


Similar surnames: Siegel, Wieger, Wiebe, Hiegel, Giesel, Diegel, Riedel, Liedel, Boegel

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Wiegel Family Origin

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Wiegel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Book Keeper

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Wiegel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Wiegel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wiegel family was Laborer. Farmer, Butcher and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiegel.

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Wiegel Historical Records

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Wiegel Life Expectancy

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