Wilbar Family History

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Wilbar 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: Vilar, Villar, Ribar, Pillar, Silber, Bilbao, Pilar, Filar, Kilber

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Wilbar Family Origin

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Wilbar Family Occupations

What did your Wilbar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilbar family was Bookkeeper In Nail Works. The most common Wilbar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Wilbar's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Blind Manufacture were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilbar.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Blind Manufacture

  • Bookkeeper In Nail Works


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

Wilbar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wilbar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilbar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wilbar

Passenger List

There are 207 immigration records available for the last name Wilbar. 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 326 military records available for the last name Wilbar. For the veterans among your Wilbar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilbar Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilbar lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Wilbar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Wilbar in 1953 was 60, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilbar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilbar 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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