Wilfley Family History

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Wilfley 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.

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Wilfley Family Origin

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Wilfley Family Occupations

What did your Wilfley ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Miner

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Clerk In Bank

    7%

In 1880, the most common Wilfley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wilfley's were Farmers. Farmer, Miner and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilfley. A less common occupation for the Wilfley family was Clerk In Bank.

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Wilfley Historical Records

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Wilfley Life Expectancy

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