Whitham Family History

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Whitham Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): variant of Witham.

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


Similar surnames: Whetham, Witham, Whittum, Withem, Winham, Hotham, Wisham, Whitler

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Whitham Family Origin

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Whitham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Painter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Whitham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Whitham's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitham. A less common occupation for the Whitham family was Painter.

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Whitham Historical Records

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Whitham Life Expectancy

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