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Buttolph Name Meaning

English (mainly Norfolk): from the medieval personal name Botolph or Botolf. St. Botolph (d. 680) is said to have introduced the Benedictine rule into England and brought Christianity to East Anglia. Boston in Lincolnshire was named in Old English as Botulves stan ‘St. Botolph’s stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Buxton, Buttrick, Buttles, Burton, Bottomley, Butterly, Buttler

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Buttolph Family Origin

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Buttolph Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    43%
  • Aug Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Of 901 Acres Employing 5 Men And 1 Boy

    14%
  • Railway Platelayer

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Buttolph family was Railway Platelayer. The most common Buttolph occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 43% of Buttolph's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Aug Laborer and Farm Of 901 Acres Employing 5 Men And 1 Boy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buttolph.

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