Wynn Family History

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Wynn Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name and byname Wine meaning ‘friend’, in part a short form of various compound names with this first element. Welsh: variant of Gwynn.

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

Similar surnames: Wann, Finn, Lynn, Wein, Wynne, Benn, Winn, Gwynn, Dinn, Wren

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Wynn Family Origin

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Wynn Family Occupations

What did your Wynn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wynn. 3% of Wynn men worked as a General Labourer and 53% of Wynn women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wynn were Bricklayer and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Carpenter joiner
  • Bricklayer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Private Means
  • Domestic Duties

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

Wynn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 130,000 census records available for the last name Wynn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wynn 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Wynn. 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 26,000 military records available for the last name Wynn. For the veterans among your Wynn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wynn Life Expectancy

What is the average Wynn lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Wynn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Wynn in 1944 was 30, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wynn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wynn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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