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Whittle Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various places named Whittle, especially one in Lancashire, named from Old English hwit ‘white’ + hyll ‘hill’. variant of Whitwell.

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

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Whittle Family Origin

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Whittle Family Occupations

What did your Whittle ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Whittle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Whittle's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whittle. A less common occupation for the Whittle family was Farm Laborer.

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Whittle Historical Records

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Whittle Life Expectancy

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