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Armwood Name Meaning

Perhaps an English habitational name from Arnwood in Hampshire or Earnwood in Shropshire, both named from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + wudu ‘wood’. The surname, however, does not appear in present-day English records.

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


Similar surnames: Yarwood, Ashwood, Heywood, Garwood, Harwood, Hagwood, Horwood

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Armwood Family Origin

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Armwood Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    40%
  • Day Laborer

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Armwood family was Day Laborer. The most common Armwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Armwood's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Armwood.

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