Wilborg Family History

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Wilborg 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: Silberg, Milberg, Gilberg, Wilberg, Kilburg, Wiborg, Hilberg, Kilberg

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Wilborg Family Origin

Where is the Wilborg family from?

Wilborg Family Occupations

What did your Wilborg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilborg family was Janitor. The most common Wilborg occupation in the USA was Painter. 40% of Wilborg's were Painters. Painter, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilborg.

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  • Painter

  • Farmer

  • Housekeeper

  • Janitor


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

Wilborg Historical Records

What Wilborg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 196 census records available for the last name Wilborg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilborg 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Wilborg. 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 9 military records available for the last name Wilborg. For the veterans among your Wilborg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilborg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilborg lifespan?

Between 1989 and 2002, in the United States, Wilborg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wilborg in 1989 was 78, and 81 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilborg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilborg 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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