Wilger Family History

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Wilger Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Williger, composed of wil ‘will’ + gar, ger ‘lance’, ‘spear’.

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

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Wilger Family Origin

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Wilger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%
  • Keeping

    13%
  • R. R. Engineer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilger family was R. R. Engineer. The most common Wilger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Wilger's were Farmers. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilger.

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Wilger Historical Records

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Wilger Life Expectancy

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