The last name Whittam has been established in Europe for nearly 100 years. The earliest presence of the name was found in 1043 from the county of Hampshire in the UK. The surname went global in the fifteenth and sixteenth century with the expansion of the British empire.
There are approximately 117972 with the last name Whittam living in Great Britain. A survey conducted by HM Treasury in 1944 found frequent use of this family name. Worcestershire currently holds the greatest density of families with the last name Whittam. 109
Some of the more famous Whittam's are: