Wilbus Family History

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Wilbus 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: Wilgus, Kilgus, Albus, Milius, Wilbur, Kolbus, Hilbun, Miles, Giles

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Wilbus Family Origin

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Wilbus Family Occupations

What did your Wilbus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wilbus occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Wilbus's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


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

Wilbus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 162 census records available for the last name Wilbus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilbus 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Wilbus. 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 24 military records available for the last name Wilbus. For the veterans among your Wilbus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilbus Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilbus lifespan?

Between 1982 and 1983, in the United States, Wilbus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Wilbus in 1982 was 67, and 67 in 1983.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilbus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilbus 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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