You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Wilkson relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 86 more people named Wilkson in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 472 people named Wilkson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Wilkson in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 558 people named Wilkson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 7% were disabled
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was James

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Wilkson families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 10% were first-generation Americans