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Wilbert Name Meaning

English and German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wil ‘will’, ‘desire’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. The native English form, Wilbeorht, is attested before the Conquest, but was greatly reinforced in the early Middle Ages by the introduction of the Continental cognate by the Normans.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Wilbert Family Origin

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Wilbert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Wilbert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Wilbert's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilbert. A less common occupation for the Wilbert family was Keeping House.

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Wilbert Historical Records

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Wilbert Life Expectancy

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Famous Wilbert Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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