Wilham Family History

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Wilham Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Wilhelm.

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


Similar surnames: Wilharm, Winham, Wisham, Milham, Witham, Gilham, Widhalm, Willan

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Wilham Family Origin

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Wilham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%
  • Farm

    5%
  • House Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilham family was House Carpenter. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilham. The most common Wilham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Wilham's were Farmers.

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Wilham Historical Records

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Wilham Life Expectancy

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