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Wolfrey Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Wulffrið, composed of the elements wulf ‘wolf’ + frið ‘peace’.

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


Similar surnames: Woolsey, Wolford, Wolfram, Godfrey, Wolfer, Alfrey, Woolley, Palfrey

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Wolfrey Family Origin

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Wolfrey Family Occupations

What did your Wolfrey ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • House Keeping

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolfrey. A less common occupation for the Wolfrey family was House Keeping. The most common Wolfrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Wolfrey's were Farmers.

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Wolfrey Historical Records

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Wolfrey Life Expectancy

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Famous Wolfrey Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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