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Waterworth Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): occupational name for a water bailiff, earlier Waterward, from Middle English water + ward ‘guard’. All the early examples occur on the banks of Martin Mere, a large freshwater lake (now drained) in western Lancashire.

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

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Waterworth Family Origin

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Waterworth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Engineer, Gtrr

    10%
  • Tinner

    10%

In 1880, the most common Waterworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Waterworth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Waterworth family was Tinner. Farmer, Keeping House and Engineer, Gtrr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waterworth.

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Waterworth Historical Records

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Waterworth Life Expectancy

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