The name Whittall has been established in Europe for nearly 100 years. Whittall was originally from British origins. Records dating back to 1333 suggest there was a contingency of Whittall's in the county of Norfolk. The surname went global in the sixteenth century with the expansion of the British empire and the establishment of independant colonies.
Whittall is currently at number 752 of the UK's most popular last names. There are approximately 108889 with the last name Whittall living in Great Britain. The recently published nineteen eleven census carried out by H.M. Treasury for the UK and Ireland shows the highest number of Whittall's in the county of Wiltshire. A late nineteenth century Whittall was noted as a keen drinker after police allegedly threw him out of no less than eight watering holes in one night. 115
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