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Josephs Name Meaning

English, German, and Jewish: patronymic from Joseph.

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


Similar surnames: Joseph, Josephsen, Josephson, Josey, Joss, Jose, Jobes, Jostes, Moses

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Josephs Family Origin

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Josephs Family Occupations

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  • Mill Hand

    100%

In 1881, the most common Josephs occupation in Canada was Mill Hand. 100% of Josephs's were Mill Hands.

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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