Wilbun Family History

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Wilbun 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: Hilbun, Kilburn, Wilburn, Milburn, Hilburn, Filbin, Wilbur, Wilbon

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Wilbun Family Origin

Where is the Wilbun family from?

Wilbun Family Occupations

What did your Wilbun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wilbun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Wilbun's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilbun. A less common occupation for the Wilbun family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Wilbun Historical Records

What Wilbun family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 259 census records available for the last name Wilbun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilbun 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 Wilbun

Passenger List

There are 8 immigration records available for the last name Wilbun. 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 50 military records available for the last name Wilbun. For the veterans among your Wilbun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilbun Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilbun lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Wilbun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Wilbun in 1968 was 52, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilbun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilbun 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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