Wescott Family History

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Wescott Name Meaning

English: variant of Westcott.

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

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Wescott Family Origin

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Wescott Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Wescott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Wescott's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wescott family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wescott.

Source: Census data for Wescott | Data not to scale

Wescott Historical Records

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Wescott Life Expectancy

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