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Wimsett Family History

Wimsett Name Meaning
English (Kent): unexplained. UK 36; Kent 21. cf. Winsett.

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

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Name Distribution of Wimsett Families

  • Number of Wimsett families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wimsett families
     19 - 36
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wimsett last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Wimsett Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Wimsett

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Wimsett Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Wimsett Civil War Service Records

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