Wimpey Family History

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Wimpey Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. Sir Elijah Impey, an 18th-century English judge, had an illegitimate son who bore this name.

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


Similar surnames: Empey, Wiley, Willey, Winney, Withey, Wimbley, Rimbey, Wigley, Kimsey

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Wimpey Family Origin

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Wimpey Family Occupations

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  • Ag Labourer

    17%
  • Ag Labr

    17%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    17%
  • Gentlemans Servant (D)

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wimpey family was Gentlemans Servant (D). Ag Labourer, Ag Labr and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wimpey. The most common Wimpey occupation in the UK was Ag Labourer. 17% of Wimpey's were Ag Labourers.

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Wimpey Historical Records

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Wimpey Life Expectancy

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