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Greenlee Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places, for example in Staffordshire, so named from Old English grene ‘green’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Greenlees, Greener, Greenhow, Greenwell, Brownlee, Greenidge

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Greenlee Family Origin

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Greenlee Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Cotton Picker

    25%

In 1881, Farmer and Cotton Picker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Greenlee. The most common Greenlee occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Greenlee's were Farmers.

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Greenlee Historical Records

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Greenlee Life Expectancy

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Famous Greenlee Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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