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Wheelock Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Wheelock, from the Wheelock river, which is named with a Celtic word meaning ‘winding’.

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


Similar surnames: Wheeldon, Wheeley, Hadlock, Shedlock, Weedon, Bellock, Whitlock

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Wheelock Family Origin

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Wheelock Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Farmers Son

    7%
  • Farmerson

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wheelock. The most common Wheelock occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Wheelock's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wheelock family was Farmerson.

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Wheelock Historical Records

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Wheelock Life Expectancy

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