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Redshaw Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name, perhaps from Radshaw Gill in Fewston, West Yorkshire, named with Old English read ‘red’ + sceaga ‘copse’.

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


Similar surnames: Renshaw, Kershaw, Bradshaw, Henshaw, Shaw, Grimshaw, Bagshaw, Upshaw

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Redshaw Family Origin

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Redshaw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • School

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Redshaw family was School. The most common Redshaw occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Redshaw's were Farmers. Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Redshaw.

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Redshaw Life Expectancy

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Famous Redshaw Family

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