Niewoehner Family History

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Niewoehner Name Meaning

North German (Niewöhner): nickname for a new neighbor or settler, from Low German nie ‘new’ + wöhner ‘dweller’, ‘settler’ (an agent derivative of wohnen ‘to dwell’).

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


Similar surnames: Niemeyer, Nieboer, Boehner, Noecker, Belschner, Hohner, Bredbenner

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Niewoehner Family Origin

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Niewoehner Family Occupations

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  • Drives Beer Wagon

    33%
  • Rector Ger. Church

    33%
  • Shoe Store

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Niewoehner family was Shoe Store. Drives Beer Wagon and Rector Ger. Church were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Niewoehner. The most common Niewoehner occupation in the USA was Drives Beer Wagon. 33% of Niewoehner's were Drives Beer Wagons.

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Niewoehner Historical Records

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Niewoehner Life Expectancy

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