Wynne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wynn. Welsh: variant of Gwynn. Irish (Connacht): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Gaoithin ‘descendant of Gaoithín’ (see Gahan), because Gaelic gaoth also means ‘wind’, and the English surname Wynne was taken as being related to the English vocabulary word wind.

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


Similar surnames: Wynn, Gwynne, Winne, Wyne, Winn, Wann, Wynns, Wyse, Wine, Lynne

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Wynne Family Origin

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Wynne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Wynne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Wynne's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wynne. A less common occupation for the Wynne family was Farming.

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Wynne Historical Records

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Wynne Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Wynne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Wynne in 1945 was 32, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wynne

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