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Wisdom Name Meaning

English: nickname for a wise or learned person, from Middle English wisdom ‘wisdom’.

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


Similar surnames: Ison, Winslow, Isham, Visco, Weedon, Windham, Gildon, Winton, Weston

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Wisdom Family Origin

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Wisdom Family Occupations

What did your Wisdom ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wisdom ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Cab Driver

    2%

In 1881, the most common Wisdom occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Wisdom's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Wisdom family was Cab Driver. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisdom.

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Wisdom Historical Records

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Wisdom Life Expectancy

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Famous Wisdom Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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