Widdowson Family History

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Widdowson Name Meaning

English: patronymic or metronymic denoting the son of a widow, Middle English widow(e) (Old English widewe feminine, widewa masculine).

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


Similar surnames: Widdows, Middleton, Ibbotson, Wickson, Windsor, Wooderson, Whiddon

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Widdowson Family Origin

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Widdowson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • At Home

    13%
  • Book Keeper

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Widdowson family was Laborer. Farmer, At Home and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Widdowson. The most common Widdowson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Widdowson's were Farmers.

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Widdowson Historical Records

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Widdowson Life Expectancy

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