Viering Family History

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Viering Name Meaning

German: topographic name from vir, an obsolete word meaning ‘swamp’. In some cases, probably a respelling of North German Wiering, from the personal name Wigrich (see Wierenga).

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


Similar surnames: Vierling, Dierking, Seering, Bering, Giesing, Sieling, Koering

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Viering Family Origin

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Viering Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Keeping Grocery Store

    25%
  • Postmaster

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Viering family was Postmaster. The most common Viering occupation in the USA was Butcher. 25% of Viering's were Butchers. Butcher, Cabinet Maker and Keeping Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Viering.

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Viering Historical Records

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Viering Life Expectancy

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