Wilt Name Meaning

German: variant of Wild. Dutch: variant of de Wilde (see Wilde).

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


Similar surnames: Wild, Walt, Wildt, Wilz, Wilts, Witt, Wilk, Wirt, Bolt, Wilm

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Wilt Family Origin

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Wilt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilt family was Carpenter. The most common Wilt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Wilt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilt.

Source: Census data for Wilt | Data not to scale

Wilt Historical Records

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Wilt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Wilt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wilt in 1940 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilt

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