Wilsher Family History

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Wilsher Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Wilsher Family Origin

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Wilsher Family Occupations

What did your Wilsher ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Farming

    18%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

In 1880, the most common Wilsher occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Wilsher's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilsher. A less common occupation for the Wilsher family was Farm Laborer.

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Wilsher Historical Records

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Wilsher Life Expectancy

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Famous Wilsher Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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