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Whorton Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): perhaps a variant spelling of Worton.

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


Similar surnames: Whelton, Worton, Wootton, Wooton, Horten, Harton, Warton, Morton

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Whorton Family Origin

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Whorton Family Occupations

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  • Bootmaker

    5%
  • Coach Smith

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Coalminer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Whorton family was Coalminer. The most common Whorton occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 5% of Whorton's were Bootmakers. Bootmaker, Coach Smith and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whorton.

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Whorton Historical Records

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Whorton Life Expectancy

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