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Wigner Name Meaning

German: occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle High German wigen ‘to weigh’.

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


Similar surnames: Wagner, Wiegner, Eigner, Widner, Risner, Finner, Wicker, Widmer

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Wigner Family Origin

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Wigner Family Occupations

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  • Baptist Minister

    50%
  • Invoice Clerk India Office

    50%

In 1881, the most common Wigner occupation in the UK was Baptist Minister. 50% of Wigner's were Baptist Ministers. Baptist Minister and Invoice Clerk India Office were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wigner.

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Wigner Historical Records

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Wigner Life Expectancy

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Famous Wigner Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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