Wilbie Family History

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Wilbie 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: Wilkie, Billie, Willie, Dillie, Milkie, Filbin, Tillie, Higbie

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Wilbie Family Origin

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Wilbie Family Occupations

What did your Wilbie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Wilbie occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 100% of Wilbie's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith


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

Wilbie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 118 census records available for the last name Wilbie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilbie 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Wilbie. 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 2 military records available for the last name Wilbie. For the veterans among your Wilbie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilbie Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilbie lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilbie 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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