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Greenman Name Meaning

English: nickname or topographic name from Middle English grene + man ‘man’ (see Green). Probably a translation of German Grunemann or Grünemann, possibly a topographic name with the same sense as Grönland (see Greenland), or a habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named Grüna, Grünau, or Grüne.

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


Similar surnames: Greenland, Greenway, Greenan, Grassman, German, Greenhaw, Kleeman

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Greenman Family Origin

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Greenman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenman. A less common occupation for the Greenman family was Carpenter. The most common Greenman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Greenman's were Farmers.

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Greenman Historical Records

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Greenman Life Expectancy

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