Wishbow Family History

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Wishbow Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bishop, Lithgow, Disbrow, Lisbon, Rushlow, Mishoe, Wiskow, Show

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Wishbow Family Origin

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Wishbow Family Occupations

What did your Wishbow ancestors do for a living?

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

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Wishbow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 97 census records available for the last name Wishbow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishbow 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Wishbow. 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 26 military records available for the last name Wishbow. For the veterans among your Wishbow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishbow Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishbow lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Wishbow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Wishbow in 1966 was 50, and 47 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wishbow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishbow 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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