Wimbish Family History

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Wimbish Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wimbish, a place in Essex, most probably named from the Old English personal name Wine + an Old English (ge)bysce ‘bushy copse’.

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


Similar surnames: Wimbley, Wimble, Wimbush, Wish, Imbesi, Mims, Millis, Fabish, Wiest

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Wimbish Family Origin

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Wimbish Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wimbish family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wimbish. The most common Wimbish occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Wimbish's were Farmers.

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Wimbish Historical Records

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Wimbish Life Expectancy

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Famous Wimbish Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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