Winterbottom Family History

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Winterbottom Name Meaning

English: from Middle English winter ‘winter’ + bottom ‘valley’, hence a topographic name, especially in the hilly regions of Lancashire and Yorkshire, for someone whose principal dwelling was in a valley inhabited only in winter (the summer being spent in temporary shelters on the upland pasture).

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


Similar surnames: Longbottom, Winterton, Winterburn, Sidebottom, Winter, Bottom

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Winterbottom Family Origin

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Winterbottom Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

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

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Winterbottom Historical Records

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Winterbottom Life Expectancy

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