Wilts Name Meaning

Of Dutch origin: variant of Wiltz or Wiltse.

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


Similar surnames: Wilt, Wiltse, Wiles, Wilms, Felts, Kilts, Hults, Wilds, Dils, Wiltz

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Wilts Family Origin

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Wilts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilts family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Wilts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Wilts's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilts.

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Wilts Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2003, Wilts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Wilts in 1959 was 58, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilts

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