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Dewald Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Diebold, from Middle High German Dietbold, from Old High German diot ‘people’, ‘nation’ + bald ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Dewart, Ewald, Seewald, Wald, Howald, Wall, Berwald, Oswald, Seward

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Dewald Family Origin

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Dewald Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewald. The most common Dewald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dewald's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dewald family was Keeping House.

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Dewald Historical Records

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Dewald Life Expectancy

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