Netherton Family History

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Netherton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place named with Old English neoðera ‘lower’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. This could be the one in Worcestershire or the one in Northamptonshire, but is more likely to be from one of the eight places so called in Devon, where the surname is most common.

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


Similar surnames: Leverton, Betterton, Atherton, Nettleton, Edgerton, Emberton

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Netherton Family Origin

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Netherton Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Charwoman

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Netherton family was Coal Miner. Laborer, Agricultural Labourer and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Netherton. The most common Netherton occupation in the UK was Laborer. 5% of Netherton's were Laborers.

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Netherton Historical Records

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Netherton Life Expectancy

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Famous Netherton Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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