Whitton Family History

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Whitton Name Meaning

Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various minor places so called, for example in Morebattle in the Scottish Borders, in county Durham, Greater London, Suffolk, and elsewhere, all named with Old English hwit ‘white’ (or the Old English personal name Hwita) + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Whitton Family Origin

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Whitton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whitton family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitton. The most common Whitton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Whitton's were Farmers.

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Whitton Historical Records

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Whitton Life Expectancy

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