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Waterbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name of uncertain origin; perhaps from Waterperry in Oxfordshire, which is named with Old English pyrige ‘pear tree’, to which was later added Middle English water to distinguish it from nearby Woodperry.

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


Similar surnames: Canterbury, Alsbury, Banbury, Amesbury, Marbury, Asbury, Woodbury

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Waterbury Family Origin

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Waterbury Family Occupations

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  • Book Keeper

    100%

In 1881, the most common Waterbury occupation in the UK was Book Keeper. 100% of Waterbury's were Book Keepers.

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