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Whittle Family History

Whittle Name Meaning
habitational name from any of various places named Whittle, especially one in Lancashire, named from Old English hwit ‘white’ + hyll ‘hill’.variant of Whitwell.

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

679,171 Historical Documents with Whittle on Ancestry.co.uk
257,980 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
12,589 Military Records
18,970 Immigration Records
121,597 Census and Voter Lists
268,035 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Whittle Families

  • Number of Whittle families
     1,953 - 3,903
     652 - 1,952
     1 - 651
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Whittle families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Whittle census records

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Whittle Family Origin

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Whittle Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Whittle Emigration Information (AU)

from the Australian Convict Transportation Registers 1787-1868

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Whittle Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Whittle census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Whittle ancestors, such as occupation.

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Military Service by Whittle

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