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Wadhams Name Meaning

English (Kent): habitational name from a place identified by Reaney as Wadham in Knowstone, Devon.

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


Similar surnames: Winham, Badham, Lapham, Tatham, Oldham, Wenham, Barham, Baham

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Wadhams Family Origin

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Wadhams Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Fisherman

    8%
  • Coal Heaver

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Coal Heaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wadhams. The most common Wadhams occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Wadhams's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wadhams family was Ag Labourer.

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Wadhams Historical Records

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Wadhams Life Expectancy

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