Whitmarsh Family History

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Whitmarsh Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Whitemarsh, a place in the parish of Sedgehill, Wiltshire, named from Old English hwit ‘white’ (i.e. ‘phosphorescent’) + mersc ‘marsh’. Compare Whitmore.

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


Similar surnames: Whitmore, Whitworth, Whitchurch, Whitehurst, Whitford, Whitaker

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Whitmarsh Family Origin

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Whitmarsh Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%
  • Builder

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Whitmarsh family was Builder. Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitmarsh. The most common Whitmarsh occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Whitmarsh's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Whitmarsh Historical Records

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Whitmarsh Life Expectancy

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