Wibbels Family History

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Wibbels Name Meaning

North German: patronymic form of a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with wig ‘battle’ + bald ‘bold’ or berht ‘shining’ or brand ‘fire’, ‘sword’.

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

Similar surnames: Wibben, Wiebers, Gubbels, Gibbens, Windels, Wiebold, Wubben, Wiebe

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Wibbels Family Origin

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Wibbels Family Occupations

What did your Wibbels ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wibbels family was Printer. The most common Wibbels occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Wibbels's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wibbels.

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  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Printer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wibbels ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Wibbels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 499 census records available for the last name Wibbels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wibbels census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 37 immigration records available for the last name Wibbels. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 90 military records available for the last name Wibbels. For the veterans among your Wibbels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wibbels Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Wibbels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Wibbels in 1945 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

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