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Whittaker Family Origin

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Whittaker Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Whittaker occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 4% of Whittaker's were Cotton Weavers. Cotton Weaver, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whittaker. A less common occupation for the Whittaker family was Labourer.

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Whittaker Historical Records

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Whittaker Life Expectancy

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