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Walkinshaw Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Walkinshaw in Renfrewshire, which was probably named from Old English wealcere ‘fuller’ + sceaga ‘copse’.

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


Similar surnames: Burkinshaw, Walsingham, Walkington, Faulkingham, Willingham, Earnshaw

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Walkinshaw Family Origin

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Walkinshaw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Atty. At Law

    4%
  • Baker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Walkinshaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Walkinshaw's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Atty. At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walkinshaw. A less common occupation for the Walkinshaw family was Baker.

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Walkinshaw Historical Records

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Walkinshaw Life Expectancy

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