Handwerk Family History

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Handwerk Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a craftsman or artisan (see Handwerker).

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


Similar surnames: Handwerker, Gander, Harder, Mandler, Bander, Hendler, Bandler, Mander

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Handwerk Family Origin

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Handwerk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Works In Factory

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Handwerk. A less common occupation for the Handwerk family was Works In Factory. The most common Handwerk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Handwerk's were Farmers.

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Handwerk Historical Records

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Handwerk Life Expectancy

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