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White is an ancient English name that originally described a person with light skin or hair, perhaps an ethnic term given to the paler Anglo-Saxons by the darker native Celts. Variations include Wight, Whyte and Whight, some of which may have described those from the Isle of Wight or living near a "wight," a bend in the river. White genealogy dates to 1070 in England: Ordgar se Wite. The White family history in America records William White emigrating in 1620, with a son born on board: the first English child born in New England. The White family motto is "labore parta", meaning born out of labor.

White Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aretha White-- --, 1962March 2,2010TX
Barbara White-- --, 1925October 14,1992NC
C Alton White-- --, 1924October 25,1989AL
Doris White-- --, 1937February 14,2002MO

White Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Aliene White-- --, 1918November 8,2008Quarryville,PA
F Baxter White-- --, 1921March 14,1992Chesterfield,SC
G Allen White-- --, 1928February 5,2009Collinsville,OK
H Adelle White-- --, 1921February 10,2002Denver,CO

White Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Charlie WhiteEuna DavisJanuary 9,1943Wake, NC
Earl WhiteEdna RatcliffApril 5,1937Wake, NC
George WhiteLula BentonFebruary 23,1933Wake, NC
John WhitePearl WilkesJuly 29,1932Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After White

16th: Clark17th: Harris
18th: Jackson19th: Lee
20th: Lewis21st: Hall
22nd: Walker23rd: Young
24th: Nelson25th: Allen

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