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Willes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wills.

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

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Willes Family Origin

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Willes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Willes family was Carpenter. The most common Willes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Willes's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willes.

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Willes Life Expectancy

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