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England Name Meaning

English: ethnic name (see English 1). Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farmsteads, so named from Old Norse eng ‘meadow’ + land ‘land’. Swedish: ornamental name with the same meaning as 2.

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

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England Family Origin

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England Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the England family was Farming. The most common England occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of England's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by England.

Source: Census data for England | Data not to scale

England Historical Records

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England Life Expectancy

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Famous England Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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