Wisdom Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Wisdom Name Meaning

English: nickname for a wise or learned person, from Middle English wisdom ‘wisdom’.

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


Similar surnames: Ison, Winslow, Isham, Visco, Weedon, Windham, Gildon, Winton, Weston

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Wisdom Family Origin

Where is the Wisdom family from?

SHOW MORE

Wisdom Family Occupations

What did your Wisdom ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisdom. The most common Wisdom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Wisdom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wisdom family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Wisdom | Data not to scale

Wisdom Historical Records

What Wisdom family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Wisdom ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wisdom

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Wisdom Life Expectancy

What is the average Wisdom lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wisdom 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Wisdom Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name

It’s easy to get started with a 14-day free trial.

It’s easy to get started with a 14-day free trial.