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Whitbeck Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several minor places in northern England called Whitbeck. One in Cumbria is named with Old Norse hvítr ‘white’ + bekkr ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Witbeck, Whitwell, Whitby, Whitley, Raisbeck, Whitlock, Harbeck

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Whitbeck Family Origin

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Whitbeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitbeck. A less common occupation for the Whitbeck family was Farm Laborer. The most common Whitbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Whitbeck's were Farmers.

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Whitbeck Historical Records

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Whitbeck Life Expectancy

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Famous Whitbeck Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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