Deerwester Family History

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Deerwester Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Turwachter ‘door (or gate) watchman’. Compare Tarwater, Wachter.

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


Similar surnames: Dearwester, Brester, Priester, Ernster, Dresher, Dresser, Deeter

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Deerwester Family Origin

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Deerwester Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Brick Moulder

    9%
  • Keep House

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Deerwester occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Deerwester's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Brick Moulder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deerwester. A less common occupation for the Deerwester family was Keep House.

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Deerwester Historical Records

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Deerwester Life Expectancy

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