Wichert Family History

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Wichert Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the elements wig ‘battle’, ‘war’ + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Weichert, Willert, Wicker, Wilfert, Elchert, Bickert, Dickert

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Wichert Family Origin

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Wichert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Baker

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Wichert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Wichert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wichert family was Baker. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wichert.

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Wichert Historical Records

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Wichert Life Expectancy

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