Wimp Family History

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Wimp Name Meaning

English: unexplained. The derogatory English word wimp, denoting a feeble person, is far too recent to be the source of a surname.

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


Similar surnames: Kimm, Damp, Jump, Wire, Wint, Lim, Wimpy, Romp, Wild, Hamp

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Wimp Family Origin

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Wimp Family Occupations

What did your Wimp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wimp. The most common Wimp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Wimp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wimp family was Works On Farm.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Works On Farm

    11%

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

Wimp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wimp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wimp 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wimp. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wimp. For the veterans among your Wimp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wimp Life Expectancy

What is the average Wimp lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wimp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wimp in 1957 was 41, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wimp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wimp 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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