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Wilda Family History

Wilda Name Meaning
German: habitational name from any of several places named Wildau.

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

19,529 Historical Documents with Wilda on Ancestry.com
7,517 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
478 Military Records
319 Immigration Records
8,279 Census and Voter Lists
2,936 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wilda Families

  • Number of Wilda families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wilda families
     24 - 46
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wilda last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wilda census records

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Wilda Family Origin

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Wilda Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Wilda families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Wilda

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Wilda Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wilda census records

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Wilda Civil War Service Records

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