Whitten is a family name with a history dating back to the middle ages in the UK. The surname went global in the fifteenth century with the expansion of the British empire and the setting up of colonies abroad.
Whitten is currently at number 1495 of the UK's most common names. World wide there are approximately 105397 people with this last name. An early nineteenth century Whitten was noted as liking a drink after police allegedly escorted him out of no less than 8 taverns in a single evening. In 1868 a person called Joe Whitten was sent to prison for misbehaviour. 102
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