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Weisel Name Meaning

status name, from Middle High German wisel ‘leader’, ‘chief’. habitational name from any of several places so named in Hessen, the Rhineland, and Württemberg.

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


Similar surnames: Meisel, Weixel, Weidel, Weibel, Wessel, Weiden, Weiher, Leisen

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Weisel Family Origin

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Weisel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Miller

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Weisel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Weisel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weisel family was Miller. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weisel.

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Weisel Historical Records

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Weisel Life Expectancy

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