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Wilgus Name Meaning

Polish: variant of Wielgus. English: nickname for a wild or unpredictable person, from a variant of Wildgoose.

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


Similar surnames: Wielgus, Wiles, Wilds, Wildes, Tiggs, Wilbur, Viles, Wiley, Willes

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Wilgus Family Origin

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Wilgus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilgus family was Keeping House. The most common Wilgus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Wilgus's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilgus.

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Wilgus Life Expectancy

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