Wilbarn Family History

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Wilbarn 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: Kilburn, Wilburn, Milburn, Hilburn, Kilborn, Hilborn, Wilborn

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Wilbarn Family Origin

Where is the Wilbarn family from?

Wilbarn Family Occupations

What did your Wilbarn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wilbarn occupation in the USA was Hotel Landlord. 50% of Wilbarn's were Hotel Landlords. Hotel Landlord and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wilbarn.

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  • Hotel Landlord

  • Laborer


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

Wilbarn Historical Records

What Wilbarn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 465 census records available for the last name Wilbarn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilbarn 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 Wilbarn

Passenger List

There are 3 immigration records available for the last name Wilbarn. 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 25 military records available for the last name Wilbarn. For the veterans among your Wilbarn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilbarn Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilbarn lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2001, in the United States, Wilbarn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wilbarn in 1977 was 66, and 92 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilbarn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilbarn 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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