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Watters Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from an altered form of the personal name Walter. Compare Waters.

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


Similar surnames: Waters, Watterson, Mcwatters, Walthers, Walters, Wouters, Withers

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Watters Family Origin

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Watters Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Tin Miner

    3%

In 1881, the most common Watters occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Watters's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Watters. A less common occupation for the Watters family was Tin Miner.

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Watters Historical Records

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Watters Life Expectancy

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