Wires Name Meaning

English: variant of Wire.

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

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Wires Family Origin

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Wires Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wires. The most common Wires occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Wires's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wires family was Farm Laborer.

Source: Census data for Wires | Data not to scale

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Wires Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Wires life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wires in 1956 was 35, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wires

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