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Littlewood Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): habitational name from any of several minor places so called, mostly in West Yorkshire, Littlewood in Wooldale being a well-recorded instance. They are named with Old English l¯tel ‘small’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Littleford, Littleton, Littlehale, Gatewood, Hazelwood, Littlefield

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Littlewood Family Origin

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Littlewood Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    40%
  • Brakesman

    10%
  • Drepmaker

    10%
  • Machinist

    10%

In 1881, the most common Littlewood occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 40% of Littlewood's were Fishermans. A less common occupation for the Littlewood family was Machinist. Fisherman, Brakesman and Drepmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Littlewood.

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Littlewood Historical Records

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Littlewood Life Expectancy

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