Greenwade Family History

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Greenwade Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Grün(e)wald (see Grunwald). Perhaps also an altered spelling of English Greenwood, a topographic name from Middle English grene ‘green’+ wode ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Greenway, Greenwood, Greenslade, Greenland, Greenman, Greenwald

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Greenwade Family Origin

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Greenwade Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Livery Stable

    7%
  • Deputy Sheriff

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Livery Stable were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenwade. The most common Greenwade occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Greenwade's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Greenwade family was Deputy Sheriff.

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Greenwade Life Expectancy

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