Wilus Family History

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Wilus 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.


Similar surnames: Miles, Giles, Vilas, Milos, Hils, Wiles, Milas, Mikus, Klus, Mills

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Wilus Family Origin

Where is the Wilus family from?

Wilus Family Occupations

What did your Wilus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wilus occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Wilus's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Wilus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 421 census records available for the last name Wilus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilus census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 63 immigration records available for the last name Wilus. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 51 military records available for the last name Wilus. For the veterans among your Wilus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilus Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilus lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2002, in the United States, Wilus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Wilus in 1952 was 52, and 83 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilus ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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