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Littlejohn Name Meaning

Scottish and English: distinguishing epithet for the smallest of two or more bearers of the common personal name John. Compare Meiklejohn. In some cases the nickname may have been bestowed on a large man, irrespective of his actual personal name, in allusion to the character in the Robin Hood legend, whose nickname was of ironic application. Translation of French Jeanpetit.

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


Similar surnames: Pettyjohn, Little, Meiklejohn, Littler, Linton, Milleson, Littleford

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Littlejohn Family Origin

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Littlejohn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Clerk

    11%
  • Farmer Son

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Littlejohn family was Labourer. Farmer, Clerk and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Littlejohn. The most common Littlejohn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Littlejohn's were Farmers.

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Littlejohn Life Expectancy

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