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Walworth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Walworth, in Greater London and County Durham, both named with Old English w(e)alh ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala (see Wallace) + worð ‘enclosure’. The present-day concentration of the name in Yorkshire suggests the latter is the more likely source. Compare Wallwork.

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


Similar surnames: Wadsworth, Papworth, Hepworth, Haworth, Hayworth, Wentworth, Dilworth

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Walworth Family Origin

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Walworth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Walworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Walworth's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walworth. A less common occupation for the Walworth family was Laborer.

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Walworth Historical Records

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Walworth Life Expectancy

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