Waldron Family History

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Waldron Name Meaning

from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements walh ‘foreigner’ + hrafn ‘raven’. habitational name from a place in Sussex named Waldron, from Old English w(e)ald ‘forest’ + ærn ‘house’, ‘dwelling’. The surname is now also common in Ireland, especially in Connacht.

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


Similar surnames: Walton, Walston, Baldon, Walden, Waldman, Calderon, Weldon, Salmon

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Waldron Family Origin

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Waldron Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    1%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Waldron family was Carpenter. The most common Waldron occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Waldron's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waldron.

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Waldron Historical Records

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Waldron Life Expectancy

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