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Wedmore Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wedmore in Somerset, recorded in the 9th century as Wethmor, possibly meaning ‘marsh (Old English mor) used for hunting (w?the)’.

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


Similar surnames: Wetmore, Wilmore, Cudmore, Wigmore, Elmore, Belmore, Skidmore

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Wedmore Family Origin

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Wedmore Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    16%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Agr Lab

    5%
  • Author And Journalist

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wedmore family was Author And Journalist. The most common Wedmore occupation in the UK was Grocer. 16% of Wedmore's were Grocers. Grocer, Agricultural Labourer and Agr Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wedmore.

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Wedmore Historical Records

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Wedmore Life Expectancy

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