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Mothershead Name Meaning

English: variant of Mottershead or Mottishead, a habitational name from a lost place in the parish of Mottram, Cheshire, recorded in the 13th century as Mottresheved, from the genitive case of the Old English byname Motere ‘speaker’ + Middle English heved ‘head(land)’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Mothershed, Weatherhead, Hollingshead, Rotherham, Butterfield

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Mothershead Family Origin

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Mothershead Family Occupations

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  • Drayman

    100%

In 1881, the most common Mothershead occupation in the UK was Drayman. 100% of Mothershead's were Draymans.

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Mothershead Historical Records

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