Greenaway Family History

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Greenaway Name Meaning

English: variant of Greenway. Americanized form of Dutch Groeneweg.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Greenway, Greenwade, Greenawalt, Greenawald, Grennan, Greening, Green

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Greenaway Family Origin

Where is the Greenaway family from?

Greenaway Family Occupations

What did your Greenaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Greenaway occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Greenaway's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenaway. A less common occupation for the Greenaway family was Dressmaker.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Going To School

    7%
  • Dressmaker

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Greenaway ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Greenaway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greenaway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greenaway census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Greenaway. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Greenaway. For the veterans among your Greenaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greenaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Greenaway lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Greenaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Greenaway in 1960 was 39, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greenaway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greenaway ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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