Hotham Family History

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Hotham Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Hotham in the East Riding of Yorkshire, named from a dative plural hodum of an Old English hod ‘shelter’.

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


Similar surnames: Gotham, Latham, Topham, Southam, Gorham, Wortham, Northam, Witham

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Hotham Family Origin

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Hotham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Boatman On M.O.R.

    7%
  • General Storekeeper

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, farmer, Boatman On M.O.R. and General Storekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hotham. A less common occupation for the Hotham family was Keeping House. The most common Hotham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Hotham's were Farmers.

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Hotham Historical Records

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Hotham Life Expectancy

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