Wimble Family History

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Wimble Name Meaning

English (Kent): origin uncertain; perhaps a variant of the habitational name Wimbley, or a variant of Wimple, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of wimples, from Middle English wimple (Old English wimpel ‘veil’).

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


Similar surnames: Kimble, Wimbley, Womble, Kemble, Kibble, Windle, Wintle, Wile, Humble

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Wimble Family Origin

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Wimble Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Coal Dealer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wimble family was Coal Dealer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wimble. The most common Wimble occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Wimble's were Laborers.

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Wimble Historical Records

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Wimble Life Expectancy

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