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Wilder Genealogy & History

Wilder comes from "wild-eor", literally "wild animal". This was a name the Anglo-Saxons were proud to have, as it denoted ferociousness. Some other spellings are Wildor, Whilder, Wylder, and Wilde. Wilder family history was first recorded in 1227 with William Wyldere in the subsidy rolls of Derbyshire, during the reign of King Edward III. The family motto is Let walls yield to valour. Members of Wilder genealogy are former Virginia Governor Douglas Wilder, director Billy Wilder, actor Gene Wilder, chess champion Michael Wilder, playwright and writer Thornton Wilder, and creator of WilderHill Clean Energy Index Robert Wilder.


Wilder Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Wilder-- --, 1913July 29,1989VA
Bailey Wilder-- --, 1904June 2,1988KY
Cain Wilder-- --, 1925July 23,2005IN
Donna Wilder-- --, 1955July 16,2010IL

Wilder Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Frances Wilder-- --, 1921May 12,1997Sainte Genevieve,MO
Fae Wilder-- --, 1926August ,1979Denver,CO
Gabe Wilder-- --, 1910April ,1981Quincy,FL
Haden Wilder-- --, 1905January ,1972Rose Hill,VA

Wilder Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Aaron WilderJoe KellyDecember 22,1951Wake, NC
Burton WilderMarvel SpiveyFebruary 21,1935Wake, NC
Clarence WilderMary CopelandAugust 25,1940Wake, NC
Delmer WilderNonella WilsonDecember 18,1933Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Wilder

989th: Workman990th: Nunez
991st: Chaney992nd: Ziegler
993rd: Mackey994th: Pierson
995th: Franks996th: Hinton
997th: Ott998th: McNeil

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