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Wiesen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places so named, for example near Aschaffenburg. German: topographic name from Middle High German wise ‘meadow’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably an ornamental adoption of German Wiesen ‘meadows’.

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


Similar surnames: Wiesel, Wiese, Westen, Riesen, Wieler, Niesen, Wieser, Fieser, Giesen

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Wiesen Family Origin

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Wiesen Family Occupations

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  • Upholsterer

    67%
  • Boot Finisher

    33%

In 1881, Upholsterer and Boot Finisher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wiesen. The most common Wiesen occupation in the UK was Upholsterer. 67% of Wiesen's were Upholsterers.

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Wiesen Historical Records

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Wiesen Life Expectancy

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