Wibbels Family History

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Wibbels Name Meaning

North German: patronymic form of a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with wig ‘battle’ + bald ‘bold’ or berht ‘shining’ or brand ‘fire’, ‘sword’.

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


Similar surnames: Wibben, Wiebers, Gubbels, Gibbens, Windels, Wiebold, Wubben, Wiebe

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Wibbels Family Origin

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Wibbels Family Occupations

What did your Wibbels ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Coal Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wibbels. 32% of Wibbels men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Wibbels women worked as a Coal Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wibbels were Automobile Mechanic and Labeler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Assistant Pressman
    4%
  • Automobile Mechanic
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Coal Maker
    34%
  • Extra Sales Lady
    34%
  • Labeler
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Wibbels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 499 census records available for the last name Wibbels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wibbels 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 37 immigration records available for the last name Wibbels. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 90 military records available for the last name Wibbels. For the veterans among your Wibbels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wibbels Life Expectancy

What is the average Wibbels lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Wibbels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Wibbels in 1945 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

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