Weitkamp Family History

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Weitkamp Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German weite ‘wheat’ + kamp ‘enclosed field’, ‘domain’.

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


Similar surnames: Heidkamp, Wehrkamp, Westerkamp, Seekamp, Telkamp, Niekamp, Steinkamp

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Weitkamp Family Origin

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Weitkamp Family Occupations

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  • Teamster

    20%
  • At Home

    10%
  • Barkeeper

    10%
  • Cooper

    10%

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In 1880, Teamster, At Home and Barkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weitkamp. A less common occupation for the Weitkamp family was Cooper. The most common Weitkamp occupation in the USA was Teamster. 20% of Weitkamp's were Teamsters.

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Weitkamp Historical Records

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Weitkamp Life Expectancy

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