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Wilbanks Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Wilbanks name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Wilbanks. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • France


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Wilbanks Family Origin

Where is the Wilbanks family from?

Wilbanks Family Occupations

What did your Wilbanks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wilbanks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Wilbanks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wilbanks family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilbanks.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


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

Wilbanks Historical Records

What Wilbanks family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Wilbanks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilbanks 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 405 immigration records available for the last name Wilbanks. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Wilbanks. For the veterans among your Wilbanks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilbanks Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilbanks lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Wilbanks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Wilbanks in 1948 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilbanks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilbanks 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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