Last name: WEBSTER

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WEBSTER : This last name is indexed 608,812 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

WEBSTER : English and Scottish: occupational name for a weaver from Middle English webbester ‘weaver’ (Old English webbestre ‘female weaver’). By the time of surname formation the gender distinction of the -stre suffix had almost completely disappeared. Compare Webb Webber and Weaver.

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