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Where is the Wilbur family from?
You can see how Wilbur families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wilbur family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wilbur families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 128 Wilbur families living in New York. This was about 41% of all the recorded Wilbur's in USA. New York had the highest population of Wilbur families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wilbur surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Wilbur. 15% of Wilbur men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Wilbur women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wilbur were Carpenter and Clerk. .