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Wilburn Name Meaning

English: unexplained; this surname occurs predominantly in the northeast Midlands of England. It is most probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Hilburn, Kilburn, Milburn, Winburn, Milbury, Wilberg, Colburn

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Wilburn Family Origin

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Wilburn Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Merchant

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Mariner(Seaman)

    5%

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Merchant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilburn. A less common occupation for the Wilburn family was Mariner(Seaman). The most common Wilburn occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Wilburn's were Labourers.

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Wilburn Historical Records

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Wilburn Life Expectancy

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