Wilkening Family History

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Wilkening Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Wilke.

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

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Wilkening Family Origin

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Wilkening Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Boarding H

    3%
  • Clerk In Grocery Store

    3%
  • Farmer-Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilkening family was Farmer-Blacksmith. Farmer, Boarding H and Clerk In Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilkening. The most common Wilkening occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Wilkening's were Farmers.

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Wilkening Historical Records

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Wilkening Life Expectancy

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