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Greenough Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): variant of Greenhow. Americanized spelling of French Grignon.

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


Similar surnames: Greening, Greene, Greenier, Greenhow, Prough, Greenly, Greenhaw

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Greenough Family Origin

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Greenough Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    16%
  • Seaman

    16%
  • Blacksmith

    11%

In 1881, the most common Greenough occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Greenough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Greenough family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Seaman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenough.

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Greenough Historical Records

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Greenough Life Expectancy

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