Weghorst Family History

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Weghorst Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Hannover.

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


Similar surnames: Selhorst, Windhorst, Langhorst, Dewhurst, Horst, Kohorst, Barhorst

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Weghorst Family Origin

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Weghorst Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    13%
  • Day Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Gardener

    13%

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In 1880, Cooper, Day Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weghorst. A less common occupation for the Weghorst family was Gardener. The most common Weghorst occupation in the USA was Cooper. 13% of Weghorst's were Coopers.

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Weghorst Historical Records

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Weghorst Life Expectancy

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