Wildrick Family History

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Wildrick Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Wildreich, a medieval personal name, from Old High German wildi ‘wild’.

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

Similar surnames: Goldrich, Widrick, Wilding, Goldrick, Willrich, Wyrick, Diedrich

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Wildrick Family Origin

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Wildrick Family Occupations

What did your Wildrick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wildrick. 28% of Wildrick men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Wildrick women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wildrick were Labor and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Secretary
  • Operator
  • Housewife

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

Wildrick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wildrick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wildrick 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Wildrick. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Wildrick. For the veterans among your Wildrick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wildrick Life Expectancy

What is the average Wildrick lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Wildrick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Wildrick in 1955 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wildrick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wildrick 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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