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Wadhams Name Meaning

English (Kent): habitational name from a place identified by Reaney as Wadham in Knowstone, Devon.

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


Similar surnames: Winham, Badham, Lapham, Tatham, Oldham, Wenham, Barham, Baham

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Wadhams Family Origin

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Wadhams Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wadhams. The most common Wadhams occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Wadhams's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wadhams family was Blacksmith.

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Wadhams Life Expectancy

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