Wilband Family History

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Wilband Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Piland, Gilland, Miland, Wiland, Eiland, Niland, Kilbane, Hiland

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Wilband Family Origin

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Wilband Family Occupations

What did your Wilband ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Wilband occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Wilband's were Farmers. Farmer, Shipcarpenter and Clerck were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilband. A less common occupation for the Wilband family was Sailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Shipcarpenter

  • Clerck

  • Sailor


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

Wilband Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 614 census records available for the last name Wilband. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilband 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 118 immigration records available for the last name Wilband. 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 129 military records available for the last name Wilband. For the veterans among your Wilband ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilband Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilband lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1999, in the United States, Wilband life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Wilband in 1963 was 71, and 89 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilband

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilband ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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