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Wolverton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Wolverton, as for example the one in Buckinghamshire, or from Woolverton in Somerset or Wolferton in Norfolk, all of which are named from the Old English personal name Wulfhere + -ing- denoting association + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Yelverton, Overton, Wollaston, Alderton, Winterton, Leverton

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Wolverton Family Origin

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Wolverton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wolverton family was Laborer. The most common Wolverton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Wolverton's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolverton.

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Wolverton Historical Records

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Wolverton Life Expectancy

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