Wanzer Family History

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Wanzer Name Meaning

Dutch: derivative of the medieval personal name Wanshart, formed with the elements wan ‘hope’, ‘expectation’ + hart ‘hardy’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Wenker, Tanzer, Wander, Warner, Lander, Ranger, Ander, Lanier, Walper

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Wanzer Family Origin

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Wanzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Physician

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wanzer family was Physician. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wanzer. The most common Wanzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Wanzer's were Farmers.

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Wanzer Historical Records

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Wanzer Life Expectancy

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