Wynes Family History

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Wynes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wynn.

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

Similar surnames: Wynns, Hynes, Dynes, Wyne, Pynes, Lynes, Wyles, Mynes, Wykes, Tynes

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Wynes Family Origin

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Wynes Family Occupations

What did your Wynes ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Wynes. 29% of Wynes men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Wynes women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wynes were Brakeman and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Contractor
  • Labourer
  • Brakeman

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer

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

Wynes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wynes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wynes 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 678 immigration records available for the last name Wynes. 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 533 military records available for the last name Wynes. For the veterans among your Wynes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wynes Life Expectancy

What is the average Wynes lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wynes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wynes in 1957 was 46, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wynes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wynes 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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