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Where is the Wilkey family from?
You can see how Wilkey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wilkey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wilkey families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 9 Wilkey families living in New York. This was about 19% of all the recorded Wilkey's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Wilkey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wilkey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wilkey. 26% of Wilkey men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Wilkey women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wilkey were Salesman and Clerk.