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Wisener Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places named Weissen, Weisenau, or Weissenau. or of Weissener, an occupational name for an executioner or a beadle, from Middle High German wizenaere.

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


Similar surnames: Wisner, Risner, Diener, Wiener, Wessner, Willner, Wittner, Wiesner

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Wisener Family Origin

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Wisener Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farms

    16%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farms and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisener. The most common Wisener occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Wisener's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wisener family was Day Laborer.

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Wisener Historical Records

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Wisener Life Expectancy

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