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Winfrey Name Meaning

English: from the Old English person name Winfrið.

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


Similar surnames: Winkley, Winney, Windley, Wolfrey, Jeffrey, Winger, Windle, Winford

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Winfrey Family Origin

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Winfrey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Winfrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Winfrey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winfrey. A less common occupation for the Winfrey family was Keeping House.

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Winfrey Historical Records

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Winfrey Life Expectancy

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