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Wenger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of various places in Bavaria named Weng or Wengen.

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


Similar surnames: Enger, Wanger, Senger, Winger, Wender, Denger, Wengel, Eger, Wege

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Wenger Family Origin

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Wenger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Merchant

    29%
  • Bookkeeper

    14%
  • Land Agent

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wenger family was Land Agent. Farmer, Merchant and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wenger. The most common Wenger occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Wenger's were Farmers.

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Wenger Historical Records

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Wenger Life Expectancy

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