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Waldeck Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place in Hesse, on the Eder river, probably named from Old High German wald ‘wood’, ‘forest’ + ecka, egga ‘corner’, ‘nook’.

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


Similar surnames: Waldock, Halleck, Walder, Walbeck, Wald, Waldman, Wilden, Baldock

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Waldeck Family Origin

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Waldeck Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Waldeck occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Waldeck's were Servants.

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