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Greenbaum Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of the Ashkenazic Jewish ornamental name Grünbaum, a compound of German grün ‘green’ + Baum ‘tree’. Partly Americanized form of German Grünbaum, from Middle High German gruene ‘green’ + boum ‘tree’, probably a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a tree in leaf.

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


Similar surnames: Greenebaum, Greenhut, Rosenbaum, Green, Greenblatt, Greenwood

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Greenbaum Family Origin

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Greenbaum Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    10%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Tailor, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenbaum. A less common occupation for the Greenbaum family was Keeping House. The most common Greenbaum occupation in the USA was Tailor. 10% of Greenbaum's were Tailors.

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Greenbaum Historical Records

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Greenbaum Life Expectancy

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