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Walsingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Great or Little Walsingham in Norfolk, named in Old English as ‘homestead (Old English tun) of the family or followers of a man called Waels’.

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

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Walsingham Family Origin

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Walsingham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Walsingham family was Carpenter. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Walsingham. The most common Walsingham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Walsingham's were Farmers.

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Walsingham Historical Records

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Walsingham Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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