Greenslade Family History

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Greenslade Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a fertile valley, from Middle English grene ‘green’ + slade ‘valley’, ‘dell’.

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

Similar surnames: Greenwade, Greenland, Greenhouse, Greenwood, Greenway, Greenman

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Greenslade Family Origin

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Greenslade Family Occupations

What did your Greenslade ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenslade. The most common Greenslade occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Greenslade's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Greenslade family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Bookkeeper

  • Butcher


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

Greenslade Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Greenslade. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greenslade census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Greenslade. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Greenslade. For the veterans among your Greenslade ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greenslade Life Expectancy

What is the average Greenslade lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Greenslade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Greenslade in 1950 was 56, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greenslade

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greenslade 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.

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