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Whitehouse Name Meaning

English (widespread, but especially common in the West Midlands): topographic name for someone who lived in a white house, from Middle English whit ‘white’ + hous ‘house’, or a habitational name from a place named with these elements, as for example Whittas in Cumbria.

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


Similar surnames: Stonehouse, Brickhouse, Waterhouse, Hillhouse, Wheelhouse, Whitmore

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Whitehouse Family Origin

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Whitehouse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

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Whitehouse Historical Records

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Whitehouse Life Expectancy

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