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Wilder Name Meaning

English, German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Wild.

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


Similar surnames: Wilde, Wieder, Wilden, Wilner, Walder, Wildes, Welder, Wilmer, Wiler

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Wilder Family Origin

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Wilder Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Brickmaker

    4%
  • Fisherman

    4%
  • Gardener

    4%

In 1881, the most common Wilder occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Wilder's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Wilder family was Gardener. Labourer, Brickmaker and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilder.

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Wilder Historical Records

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Wilder Life Expectancy

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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