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Whigham Surname History
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- Whigham last name meaning & etymology
- Whigham spelling & pronunciation
Whigham Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Whigham may be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Whigham may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Whigham Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Whigham come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Whigham are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Whigham Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Whigham were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Whigham. Names like Whigham change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Whigham surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Whigham Family Tree
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- Caroline M. Carswell Whigham
- Amanda Whigham
- Margaret Whigham
- Thelma Whigham 1914 - 1978
- Horace R Whigham 1922 - 1995
- Patricia Whigham 1939 - 1972
- Dorothy Whigham 1916 - 1987
- William Whigham 1910 - 1973
- John Whigham 1881 - 1975
- Agnes Whigham 1891 - 1982