Ashwood Family History

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Ashwood Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Staffordshire named Ashwood, from Old English æsc ‘ash’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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

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Ashwood Family Origin

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Ashwood Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Bill Poster

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ashwood family was Bill Poster. The most common Ashwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Ashwood's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ashwood.

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Ashwood Historical Records

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Ashwood Life Expectancy

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