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Wooten Family History

Wooten Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of the extremely numerous places named with Old English wudu ‘wood’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, such as Wootton in Northamptonshire or Oxfordshire, Wootton Bassett in Wiltshire, Wotton in Surrey, and Wotton under Edge in Gloucestershire.

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

705,789 Historical Documents with Wooten on Ancestry
141,378 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
22,254 Military Records
1,902 Immigration Records
69,080 Census and Voter Lists
471,175 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wooten Families

  • Number of Wooten families
     29 - 55
     10 - 28
     1 - 9
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wooten last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wooten census records

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Wooten Family Origin

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Wooten Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Wooten Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Wooten census records

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Military Service by Wooten

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