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