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Applewhite Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place named Applethwaite, from Old Norse apaldr ‘apple tree’ + þveit ‘meadow’. There are two or three such places in Cumbria; Applethwaite is also recorded as a surname from the 13th century in Suffolk, England, pointing to a possible lost place name there. The form Applewhite, now found predominantly in Lincolnshire, goes back to the 16th century in Suffolk.

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


Similar surnames: Applegarth, Appleberry, Appleby, Appleton, Leite, Apple, Appleyard

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Applewhite Family Origin

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Applewhite Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Applewhite occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Applewhite's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Applewhite. A less common occupation for the Applewhite family was Farm Laborer.

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Applewhite Historical Records

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Applewhite Life Expectancy

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