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Welcome Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Devon and Warwickshire called Welcombe, from Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ + cumb ‘broad, straight valley’. English: nickname for a well-liked person or one noted for his hospitality, from Middle English welcume, a calque of Old French bienvenu or Old Norse velkominn. Translated form of Canadian French Bienvenue, found in New England.

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

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Welcome Family Origin

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Welcome Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Baker

    4%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Welcome. A less common occupation for the Welcome family was Baker. The most common Welcome occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Welcome's were Laborers.

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Welcome Life Expectancy

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