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Wortham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wortham in Suffolk, named with Old English worð ‘enclosure’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Worsham, Northam, Fordham, Wareham, Witham, Worth, Woodham, Gorham

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Wortham Family Origin

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Wortham Family Occupations

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  • Clerk Civil Ser London Bank ...

    7%
  • Clerk Office Of Registrar In Lunacy Royal Courts Of Justice (C S)

    7%
  • Compositor

    7%
  • Dyer & C

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wortham family was Dyer & C. Clerk Civil Ser London Bank ..., Clerk Office Of Registrar In Lunacy Royal Courts Of Justice (C S) and Compositor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wortham. The most common Wortham occupation in the UK was Clerk Civil Ser London Bank .... 7% of Wortham's were Clerk Civil Ser London Bank ...s.

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Wortham Historical Records

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Wortham Life Expectancy

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