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Applewhite Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place named Applethwaite, from Old Norse apaldr ‘apple tree’ + þveit ‘meadow’. There are two or three such places in Cumbria; Applethwaite is also recorded as a surname from the 13th century in Suffolk, England, pointing to a possible lost place name there. The form Applewhite, now found predominantly in Lincolnshire, goes back to the 16th century in Suffolk.

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


Similar surnames: Applegarth, Appleberry, Appleby, Appleton, Leite, Apple, Appleyard

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Applewhite Family Origin

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Applewhite Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    12%
  • Carter

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Ag Lab (Wife)

    4%

In 1881, the most common Applewhite occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 12% of Applewhite's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Applewhite family was Ag Lab (Wife). Agricultural Labourer, Carter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Applewhite.

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Applewhite Historical Records

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Applewhite Life Expectancy

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