Wanous Family History

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Wanous Name Meaning

German spelling of Czech Vanous, a derivative of the personal name Václav, Old Czech Veceslav (see Vacek).

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


Similar surnames: Matous, Janos, Hanus, Panos, Banos, Janus, Markus, Angus, Manos

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Wanous Family Origin

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Wanous Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Miller

    17%
  • White Washer

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wanous family was White Washer. The most common Wanous occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Wanous's were Farmers. Farmer and Miller were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wanous.

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Wanous Life Expectancy

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