Wildes Family History

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Wildes Name Meaning

English: variant of or patronymic from Wild.

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


Similar surnames: Wilds, Wilde, Wilden, Wilder, Wildey, Wilkes, Windes, Willes, Wiles

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Wildes Family Origin

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Wildes Family Occupations

What did your Wildes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wildes. 7% of Wildes men worked as a General Labourer and 43% of Wildes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wildes were Bricklayer and Companion Help

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    7%
  • House Painter
    7%
  • Bailer Maker Riveter
    4%
  • Bricklayer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Barmaid
    3%
  • Chronic Invalid
    3%
  • Companion Help
    3%

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

Wildes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Wildes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wildes 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 740 immigration records available for the last name Wildes. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wildes. For the veterans among your Wildes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wildes Life Expectancy

What is the average Wildes lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wildes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wildes in 1954 was 63, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wildes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wildes 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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