Wolstenholme Family History

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Wolstenholme Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wolstenholme, a place in Lancashire named from the Old English personal name Wulfstan (see Woolston 1) + Old Norse holmr ‘island’, ‘dry land in a fen’.

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

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Wolstenholme Family Origin

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Wolstenholme Family Occupations

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  • At Home

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Moulder

    14%

In 1880, At Home, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolstenholme. The most common Wolstenholme occupation in the USA was At Home. 14% of Wolstenholme's were At Homes. A less common occupation for the Wolstenholme family was Moulder.

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Wolstenholme Historical Records

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Wolstenholme Life Expectancy

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