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Bothwell Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from a place in Lanarkshire named Bothwell, from Middle English both(e) ‘bothy’, ‘small hut’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

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Bothwell Family Origin

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Bothwell Family Occupations

What did your Bothwell ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, the most common Bothwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Bothwell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bothwell family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bothwell.

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Bothwell Historical Records

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Bothwell Life Expectancy

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