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Wilkie Name Meaning

Scottish: from a medieval pet form of the personal name William. Altered spelling of German Wilke, written thus to preserve the final syllable.

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


Similar surnames: Wilkin, Wilke, Wylie, Willie, Wilkey, Wilk, Hilke, Wilhite, Witkin

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Wilkie Family Origin

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Wilkie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilkie family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilkie. The most common Wilkie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wilkie's were Farmers.

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Wilkie Life Expectancy

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