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Watkinson Name Meaning

northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Watkin.

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


Similar surnames: Atkinson, Watkins, Adkinson, Hawkinson, Hankinson, Dickinson, Watson

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Watkinson Family Origin

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Watkinson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Watkinson family was Labourer. Farmer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Watkinson. The most common Watkinson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Watkinson's were Farmers.

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Watkinson Historical Records

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Watkinson Life Expectancy

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