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Wortham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wortham in Suffolk, named with Old English worð ‘enclosure’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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

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Wortham Family Origin

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Wortham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Wortham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Wortham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wortham family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wortham.

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Wortham Historical Records

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Wortham Life Expectancy

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