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Wilfong Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Wildfang, a nickname from Middle High German wiltvanc ‘stranger’.

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


Similar surnames: Wiltfong, Nifong, Riling, Wildfong, Zwilling, Willing, Pilling

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Wilfong Family Origin

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Wilfong Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Domestic Servant

    17%
  • Farm Labourer

    17%

In 1881, Farmer, Carpenter and Domestic Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilfong. A less common occupation for the Wilfong family was Farm Labourer. The most common Wilfong occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Wilfong's were Farmers.

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Wilfong Historical Records

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Wilfong Life Expectancy

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