Wilen Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Willen.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Wilen Family Origin

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Wilen Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    18%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Brick Maker, Propr.

    9%

In 1880, the most common Wilen occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 18% of Wilen's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Wilen family was Brick Maker, Propr.. Cabinet Maker, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilen.

Source: Census data for Wilen | Data not to scale

Wilen Historical Records

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Wilen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Wilen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Wilen in 1949 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilen

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