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Wilkenson Family Origin

Where is the Wilkenson family from?

Wilkenson Family Occupations

What did your Wilkenson ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wilkenson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Wilkenson Historical Records

What Wilkenson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wilkenson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilkenson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wilkenson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wilkenson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Wilkenson. For the veterans among your Wilkenson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilkenson Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilkenson lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Wilkenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Wilkenson in 1959 was 64, and 70 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilkenson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilkenson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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