Last name: WATLING

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WATLING : This last name is indexed 17,727 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

WATLING : 1: English (East Anglia and London): from the Middle English personal name Whatling Watling (Old English Hwætling ‘son of Hwætel’ a diminutive of names in Hwæt- or a derivative of Old English hwæt ‘active bold brave’).2: German: from Wado a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name formed with wadi ‘pledge’ as the first element.3: German: habitational name from Wathlingen in Lower Saxony.

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