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Wilkey Name Meaning

English (Bristol): from a pet form of the personal name Wilk. Variant of German Wilke.

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


Similar surnames: Wilkes, Wilke, Wilken, Gilkey, Wilk, Wiley, Willey, Gilkes, Cilley

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Wilkey Family Origin

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Wilkey Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    8%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Accountant

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wilkey family was Accountant. The most common Wilkey occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Wilkey's were Labourers. Labourer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilkey.

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Wilkey Historical Records

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Wilkey Life Expectancy

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