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Whitsett Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; possibly a habitational name from Witsett Farm near Leominster, Herefordshire.

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


Similar surnames: Whitney, Whitner, Whitbeck, Whitty, Whitwell, Whitsitt, White

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Whitsett Family Origin

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Whitsett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whitsett family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitsett. The most common Whitsett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Whitsett's were Farmers.

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Whitsett Historical Records

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Whitsett Life Expectancy

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