Wimberly Family History

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Wimberly Name Meaning

English: origin uncertain. The form is that of a habitational name; it may be a variant of Wimbley.

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


Similar surnames: Wimble, Kimberly, Kimber, Bierly, Kimberley, Wimmer, Wimpey, Rimbey

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Wimberly Family Origin

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Wimberly Family Occupations

What did your Wimberly ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wimberly. 25% of Wimberly men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Wimberly women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wimberly were Truck Driver and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    9%
  • Laundress
    9%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    8%

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

Wimberly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Wimberly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wimberly 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 671 immigration records available for the last name Wimberly. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Wimberly. For the veterans among your Wimberly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wimberly Life Expectancy

What is the average Wimberly lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Wimberly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wimberly in 1940 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

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