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Whitter Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): occupational name for a whitewasher, from an agent derivative of Old English hwitian ‘to whiten’.

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

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Whitter Family Origin

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Whitter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitter. The most common Whitter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Whitter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Whitter family was Blacksmith.

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Whitter Historical Records

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Whitter Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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