Whitlock Family History
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Whitlock Name Meaning
nickname for someone with white or fair hair, from Middle English whit ‘white’ + lock ‘tress’, ‘curl’. Compare Sherlock. from an Old English personal name composed of the elements wiht ‘creature’, ‘demon’ + lac ‘play’, ‘sport’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Woodlock, Sherlock, Willock, Shedlock, Hillock, Hurlock, Whitbeck