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Wilfling Family History

Wilfling Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Willing, Billing, Wilding, Welling, Pilling, Gilling, Dilling

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Where is the Wilfling family from?

You can see how Wilfling families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wilfling family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Wilfling families living in Illinois. This was about 33% of all the recorded Wilfling's in USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Wilfling families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wilfling surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wilfling ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wilfling ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 200 census records available for the last name Wilfling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilfling census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 93 immigration records available for the last name Wilfling. 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 Cards

There are 97 military records available for the last name Wilfling. For the veterans among your Wilfling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wilfling lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Wilfling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wilfling in 1963 was 76, and 80 in 2002.

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