Widdows Family History

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Widdows Name Meaning

English: metronymic denoting the son of a widow (see Widdowson).

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


Similar surnames: Widdowson, Willows, Siddons, Whiddon, Windels, Sidders, Meadows

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Widdows Family Origin

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Widdows Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Barber

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Widdows. The most common Widdows occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Widdows's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Widdows family was Barber.

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Widdows Historical Records

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Widdows Life Expectancy

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