Wires Family History

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Wires Name Meaning

English: variant of Wire.

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

Similar surnames: Wire, Mires, Wares, Bires, Sires, Swires, Wines, Wies, Wiley, Stires

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Wires Family Origin

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Wires Family Occupations

What did your Wires ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Wires.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Wires Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Wires. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wires 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 221 immigration records available for the last name Wires. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wires. For the veterans among your Wires ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wires Life Expectancy

What is the average Wires lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Wires life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wires in 1956 was 35, and 64 in 2004.

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