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Wimbish Family History

Wimbish Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Wimbish, a place in Essex, most probably named from the Old English personal name Wine + an Old English (ge)bysce ‘bushy copse’. UK 0.

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

32,949 Historical Documents with Wimbish on Ancestry.com
6,546 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,124 Military Records
106 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Wimbish Families

  • Number of Wimbish families
     27 - 52
     10 - 26
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wimbish families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wimbish last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Wimbish Family Origin

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Wimbish Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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