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Greenwald Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of German and Jewish Grün(e)wald (see Grunwald).

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


Similar surnames: Greenwalt, Greenawald, Greenwaldt, Gruenwald, Greenfeld, Greenawalt

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Greenwald Family Origin

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Greenwald Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greenwald family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenwald. The most common Greenwald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Greenwald's were Farmers.

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Greenwald Historical Records

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Greenwald Life Expectancy

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