Last name: WHITWORTH

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WHITWORTH : This last name is indexed 80,860 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

WHITWORTH : English (Lancashire Yorkshire North Midlands): habitational name from Whitworth in Rochdale (Lancashire) and possibly also from Whitworth (Durham). The placenames derive from the Old English personal name Hwīta or Old English hwīt ‘white’ + worth ‘enclosure’.

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