Wilburger Family History

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Wilburger 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: Milberger, Kilbarger, Wilberger, Burger, Heimburger, Marburger

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Wilburger Family Origin

Where is the Wilburger family from?

Wilburger Family Occupations

What did your Wilburger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wilburger occupation in the USA was Baker. 17% of Wilburger's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Wilburger family was Washes. Baker, Farmer and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilburger.

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  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • Printer

  • Washes


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

Wilburger Historical Records

What Wilburger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 142 census records available for the last name Wilburger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilburger 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 Wilburger

Passenger List

There are 29 immigration records available for the last name Wilburger. 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 94 military records available for the last name Wilburger. For the veterans among your Wilburger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilburger Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilburger lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1999, in the United States, Wilburger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wilburger in 1968 was 76, and 78 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilburger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilburger 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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