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Greenlee Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places, for example in Staffordshire, so named from Old English grene ‘green’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Greenlees, Greener, Greenhow, Greenwell, Brownlee, Greenidge

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Greenlee Family Origin

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Greenlee Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenlee. The most common Greenlee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Greenlee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Greenlee family was Farming.

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Greenlee Historical Records

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Greenlee Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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