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Howarth Name Meaning

variant spelling of Haworth. habitational name from Howarth in the parish of Rochdale, Lancashire, apparently so called from Old English hoh ‘mound’ + worð ‘enclosure’. However, if the 13th-century form Halwerdeword refers to this place, the first element may instead be Middle English halleward ‘keeper of a hall’ or represent a personal name such as Old English Æðelweard or Old Norse Hallvarðr.

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


Similar surnames: Hogarth, Warth, Howard, Haworth, Howorth, Harty, Hayworth, Howeth

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Howarth Family Origin

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Howarth Family Occupations

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  • Druggist

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Weaver

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1881, the most common Howarth occupation in Canada was Druggist. 9% of Howarth's were Druggists. Druggist, Laborer and Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Howarth. A less common occupation for the Howarth family was Blacksmith.

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