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Wilmes Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Wilhelm.

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


Similar surnames: Wilms, Willmes, Wilkes, Hilmer, Wilm, Nilges, Wilmer, Illes, Gilkes

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Wilmes Family Origin

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Wilmes Family Occupations

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  • Market Gardiner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Wilmes occupation in the UK was Market Gardiner. 100% of Wilmes's were Market Gardiners.

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Wilmes Historical Records

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