Wingrove Family History

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Wingrove Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wingrave in Buckinghamshire, probably named in Old English as ‘grove (Old English graf) of the family or followers of (-inga-) of a man named Wiga’.

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


Similar surnames: Congrove, Cosgrove, Grove, Musgrove, Colgrove, Winton, Winslow

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Wingrove Family Origin

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Wingrove Family Occupations

What did your Wingrove ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wingrove family was Miner. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wingrove. The most common Wingrove occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Wingrove's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Grocer

    8%
  • Miner

    8%

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Wingrove Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Wingrove. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wingrove 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Wingrove. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wingrove. For the veterans among your Wingrove ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wingrove Life Expectancy

What is the average Wingrove lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wingrove life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wingrove in 1957 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

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