Willock Family History

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Willock Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English and Old English personal name Willoc, a pet form from a short form of the various compound names with the first element willa ‘will’, ‘desire’. In the Middle Ages this came to be used as a pet form of the personal name William.

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


Similar surnames: Hillock, Wilcock, Alcock, Whitlock, Haylock, Bullock, Willey, Kollock

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Willock Family Origin

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Willock Family Occupations

What did your Willock ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Brass Dresser

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%
  • Shoemaker

    3%

In 1881, the most common Willock occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Willock's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Willock family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Brass Dresser and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willock.

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Willock Historical Records

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Willock Life Expectancy

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