Wannamaker Family History

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Wannamaker Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch Wannemaeker ‘maker of winnowing baskets’, or of the German cognate Wannemacher.

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


Similar surnames: Wanamaker, Wannemacher, Hammaker, Rademaker, Wanner, Handsaker

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Wannamaker Family Origin

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Wannamaker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • School

    5%
  • Agt S---

    3%

In 1881, the most common Wannamaker occupation in Canada was Farmer. 61% of Wannamaker's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wannamaker. A less common occupation for the Wannamaker family was Agt S---.

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Wannamaker Historical Records

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Wannamaker Life Expectancy

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