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Umstead Name Meaning

Origin uncertain: perhaps an altered form of an unidentified Scandinavian habitational name ending in -stedt ‘homestead’, or of the English surname Hamstead, a habitational name from any of several places in England named with Old English hamstede ‘homestead’, for example Hamstead in the West Midlands and Isle of Wight, Hampstead in London, or Hamstead Marshall and Hampstead Norris in Berkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Anstead, Bumstead, Hempstead, Stead, Winstead, Halstead, Smead

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Umstead Family Origin

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Umstead Family Occupations

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  • Farm Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Umstead occupation in Canada was Farm Servant. 100% of Umstead's were Farm Servants.

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