Foskett Family History

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Foskett Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, such as Foscott (Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire), Foscote (Northamptonshire, Wiltshire), Foxcott (Hampshire), Foxcote (Gloucestershire, Warwickshire), so named from Old English fox ‘fox’ + cot ‘shelter’, ‘burrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Baskett, Fosse, Hassett, Hockett, Forseth, Fossey, Follett, Cockett

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Foskett Family Origin

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Foskett Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Foskett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Foskett's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Foskett family was Annuitant. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foskett.

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Foskett Historical Records

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Foskett Life Expectancy

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