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Wilker Family Origin

Where is the Wilker family from?

Wilker Family Occupations

What did your Wilker ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Wilker. 31% of Wilker men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Wilker women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wilker were Labourer and Agent

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Fisherman
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
  • Farmer
  • store
  • Agent

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

Wilker Historical Records

What Wilker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Wilker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wilker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Wilker

Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Wilker. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wilker. For the veterans among your Wilker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wilker Life Expectancy

What is the average Wilker lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Wilker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Wilker in 1950 was 30, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wilker 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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