Whittaker Family History

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Whittaker Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Whitaker.

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

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Whittaker Family Origin

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Whittaker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whittaker family was Farm Laborer. The most common Whittaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Whittaker's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whittaker.

Source: Census data for Whittaker | Data not to scale

Whittaker Historical Records

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Whittaker Life Expectancy

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