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Where is the Wilber family from?
You can see how Wilber families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wilber family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wilber families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 220 Wilber families living in New York. This was about 54% of all the recorded Wilber's in USA. New York had the highest population of Wilber families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wilber surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Wilber. 16% of Wilber men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Wilber women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wilber were Truck Driver and Housekeeper. .