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Walcott Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places called Walcott, Walcot, or Walcote, for example in Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, and Wiltshire, all named in Old English with w(e)alh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, ‘Welsh’, genitive plural wala (see Wallace) + cot ‘cottage’, ‘shelter’, i.e. ‘the cottage where the (Welsh-speaking) Britons lived’.

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


Similar surnames: Wilcott, Wolcott, Talcott, Calcote, Walworth, Walton, Alcott, Walcutt

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Walcott Family Origin

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Walcott Family Occupations

What did your Walcott ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Walcott family was Blacksmith. The most common Walcott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Walcott's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walcott.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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Walcott Historical Records

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Walcott Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Walcott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Walcott in 1953 was 62, and 71 in 2004.

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