Whittinghill Family History

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Whittinghill Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps an English habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. However, the surname is not found in the British Isles. Possibly a translation of German Wittenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Stodghill, Whittingham, Whittington, Witting, Pittinger, Whitling

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Whittinghill Family Origin

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Whittinghill Family Occupations

What did your Whittinghill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Whittinghill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Whittinghill's were Farmers. Farmer, Dry Goods Merchant and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whittinghill. A less common occupation for the Whittinghill family was Farming And Carpentering.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Farming And Carpentering

    6%

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Whittinghill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Whittinghill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whittinghill census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Whittinghill. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Whittinghill. For the veterans among your Whittinghill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Whittinghill Life Expectancy

What is the average Whittinghill lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Whittinghill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Whittinghill in 1954 was 54, and 47 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whittinghill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whittinghill ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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