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Whetten Name Meaning

English, Scottish, or northern Irish: variant of Whitton.

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


Similar surnames: Whitten, Whiten, Whelton, Hatten, Setton, Totten, Weston, Wratten

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Whetten Family Origin

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Whetten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Clerk In Store

    13%
  • Grain/Lumber Merchant

    13%
  • Wheel Wright

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Store and Grain/Lumber Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whetten. The most common Whetten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Whetten's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Whetten family was Wheel Wright.

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Whetten Historical Records

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Whetten Life Expectancy

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