Greenawald Family History

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Greenawald Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Grünewald (see Grunwald).

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


Similar surnames: Greenawalt, Greenwald, Greenwalt, Greenwade, Greenwaldt, Gruenewald

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Greenawald Family Origin

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Greenawald Family Occupations

What did your Greenawald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Greenawald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Greenawald's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Greenawald family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenawald.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Greenawald ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Greenawald Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greenawald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greenawald census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Greenawald

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Greenawald. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Greenawald. For the veterans among your Greenawald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greenawald Life Expectancy

What is the average Greenawald lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Greenawald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Greenawald in 1957 was 50, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greenawald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greenawald ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Greenawald Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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